Topics > Cumbria > Motherby, Cumbria

Motherby, Cumbria


Motherby is a village in the Eden district of Cumbria, located about 5 miles west of Penrith and 1½ miles south-west of the village of Greystoke. Motherby is situated by the River Petteril. Historically, Motherby and the hamlet of Greystoke Gill formed a township in the ancient parish of Greystoke in Cumberland. Today Motherby is part of Greystoke Civil Parish

MOTHERBY, with Gill, a township, in the parish of Greystock, union of Penrith, Leath ward, E. division of Cumberland, 6½ miles (W. by S.) from the town of Penrith; containing 85 inhabitants.

Extract from: A Topographical Dictionary of England comprising the several counties, cities, boroughs, corporate and market towns, parishes, and townships..... 7th Edition, by Samuel Lewis, London, 1848.
Cumbria Greystoke Parish, 1848 River Petteril Greystoke Civil Parish
from Geograph (geograph)
Motherby

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
Motherby

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
In Motherby village

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
Track Motherby

Pinned by Simon Cotterill

Comments

Add a comment or share a memory.

Login to add a comment. Sign-up if you don't already have an account.



ABOUT US

Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.

LATEST SHARED RESOURCES