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Little Clifton
LITTLE CLIFTON is a civil parish in the district of Allerdale
Allerdale
located on the edge of the Lake District
Lake District
in the county of Cumbria, England. In 2001 it had a population of 391 and contained 170 households. increasing to a population of 480 in the 2011 Census in 207 households. The village of Little Clifton
Little Clifton
is 0.3 miles south of Bridgefoot
Bridgefoot
(although it is hard to tell where one ends and the other begins) and 3.5 miles east of Workington. The river Derwent is roughly 1 mile north of Little Clifton. In 1887 John Bartholomew, whilst writing for the Gazetteer of the British Isles, described Little Clifton as a township of 489 persons within a parish 3½ miles SE of Workington
Workington

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Castlerigg
Coordinates : 54°35′31″N 3°06′40″W / 54.592°N 3.111°W / 54.592; -3.111 CASTLERIGG is an area of Keswick, Cumbria , England. Castlerigg is named after a hill in the immediate area. Until the early twentieth century much of the area, comprising a large part of Keswick, was owned by the family living at Castlerigg Manor . Nowadays the Manor is a Catholic youth centre and only owns its own buildings and gardens. The word 'Castlerigg' is used to refer to one of the points of interest in that area, such as those cited below: * Castlerigg Hall * Castlerigg Manor * Castlerigg Stone Circle REFERENCES * ^ Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 89 West Cumbria (Cockermouth & Wast Water) (Map). Ordnance Survey. 2011. ISBN 9780319232057 . * ^ "Ordnance Survey: 1:50,000 Scale Gazetteer" (csv (download)). www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk. Ordnance Survey. 1 January 2016. Retrieved 30 January 2016. This Cumbria location article is a stub
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North Yorkshire
NORTH YORKSHIRE is a non-metropolitan county (or shire county) and larger ceremonial county in England
England
. It is located primarily in the region of Yorkshire and the Humber but partly in the region of North East England
England
. Created by the Local Government Act 1972
Local Government Act 1972
, it covers an area of 8,654 square kilometres (3,341 sq mi), making it the largest county in England
England
. The majority of the Yorkshire Dales and the North York
York
Moors lie within North Yorkshire's boundaries, and around 40% of the county is covered by National Parks . The largest towns are York
York
(153,717), Middlesbrough
Middlesbrough
(138,400), Harrogate (73,576) and Scarborough (61,749); the county town, Northallerton , has a population of 16,832
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Celts
Pontic Steppe * Domestication of the horse * Kurgan * Kurgan culture * Steppe cultures * Bug-Dniester * Sredny Stog * Dnieper-Donets * Samara * Khvalynsk * Yamna * Mikhaylovka culture Caucasus * Maykop East-Asia * Afanasevo Eastern Europe * Usatovo * Cernavodă * Cucuteni Northern Europe* Corded ware * Bad
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Brigantes
The BRIGANTES were a Celtic tribe who in pre-Roman times controlled the largest section of what would become Northern England . Their territory, often referred to as Brigantia was centred in what was later known as Yorkshire
Yorkshire
. The Greek geographer Ptolemy
Ptolemy
named the Brigantes
Brigantes
as a tribe in Ireland
Ireland
also, where they could be found around Wexford , Kilkenny
Kilkenny
and Waterford , while another probably Celtic tribe named Brigantii is mentioned by Strabo
Strabo
as a sub-tribe of the Vindelici in the region of the Alps
Alps

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Carlisle, Cumbria
CARLISLE (/kɑːrˈlaɪl/ or locally /ˈkɑːrlaɪl/ from Cumbric : Caer Luel Scottish Gaelic : Cathair Luail ) is a city and the county town of Cumbria
Cumbria
. Historically in Cumberland
Cumberland
, it is also the administrative centre of the City of Carlisle district in North West England
England
. Carlisle is located at the confluence of the rivers Eden , Caldew and Petteril , 10 miles (16 km) south of the Scottish border . It is the largest settlement in the county of Cumbria, and serves as the administrative centre for both Carlisle City Council and Cumbria County Council. At the time of the 2001 census , the population of Carlisle was 71,773, with 100,734 living in the wider city. Ten years later, at the 2011 census, the city's population had risen to 75,306, with 107,524 in the wider city
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North Lancashire
NORTH LANCASHIRE was a county constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom . It was represented by two Members of Parliament . The constituency was created by the Great Reform Act of 1832 by the splitting of Lancashire constituency into Northern and Southern divisions. GREAT REFORM ACT OF 1832 The Representation of the People Act 1832 reformed the distribution of seats in England and Wales. It introduced the principle of splitting the shire counties into divisions and returning two Members for each division rather than for the whole county and it also reformed the Parliamentary boroughs that were entitled to send Members to Parliament.8 Schedule A listed boroughs that were to be abolished and it included Newton. Schedule B listed boroughs to return a single Member to subsequent Parliaments and Clitheroe was listed. Schedules C and D of the Act listed the newly created Parliamentary boroughs
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Westmorland
WESTMORLAND (/ˈwɛstmərlənd/ ; formerly also spelt Westmoreland; even older spellings are Westmerland and Westmereland) is an area of North West England
North West England
and one of the 39 historic counties of England . It formed an administrative county from 1889 to 1974, when it was dissolved, after which the whole county was administered by the new administrative county of Cumbria
Cumbria
. In 2013, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government , Eric Pickles , formally recognised and acknowledged the continued existence of England's 39 historic counties, including Westmorland
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Cumbria
CUMBRIA (English: /ˈkʌmbriə/ KUM-bree-ə ; locally KUUM-bree-ə ) is a non-metropolitan county in North West England
England
. The county and Cumbria County Council
Cumbria County Council
, its local government , came into existence in 1974 after the passage of the Local Government Act 1972 . Cumbria's county town is Carlisle , in the north of the county, and the only other major urban area is Barrow-in-Furness on the southwestern tip of the county. The county of Cumbria
Cumbria
consists of six districts ( Allerdale , Barrow-in-Furness , Carlisle , Copeland , Eden and South Lakeland ), and in 2008 had a population of just under half a million. Cumbria
Cumbria
is one of the most sparsely populated counties in the United Kingdom, with 73.4 people per km2 (190/sq mi)
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List Of Places In England
Here is a LIST OF PLACES, divided by ceremonial county of England
England
. Northumberland Durham Lancashire Cheshire Derbs. Notts. Lincolnshire Leics. Staffs. Shropshire Warks. Northants. Norfolk Suffolk Essex Herts. Beds. Bucks. Oxon. Glos. Somerset Wiltshire Berkshire Kent Surrey Hampshire Dorset Devon Cornwall Heref. Worcs. Bristol East Riding of Yorkshire Rutland Cambs. Greater London Tyne font-size:85%; left:205.15px; top:136.2px">Cumbria North Yorkshire South Yorks. West Yorkshire Greater Manc
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Geographic Coordinate System
A GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATE SYSTEM is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols. The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position , and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position . A common choice of coordinates is latitude , longitude and elevation . To specify a location on a two-dimensional map requires a map projection
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Lake District
The LAKE DISTRICT, also known as THE LAKES or LAKELAND, is a mountainous region in North West England
England
. A popular holiday destination, it is famous for its lakes, forests and mountains (or fells ) and its associations with the early 19th century writings of William Wordsworth
William Wordsworth
and the other Lake
Lake
Poets , Beatrix Potter
Beatrix Potter
and John Ruskin . Covering an area of approximately 2,362 square kilometres, the region was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site
UNESCO World Heritage Site
in 2017. It is located entirely within the county of Cumbria
Cumbria
, and all the land in England
England
higher than 3,000 feet (910 m) above sea level lies within the National Park, including Scafell Pike , the highest mountain in England
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Rheged
RHEGED (Welsh pronunciation: ) was one of the kingdoms of the Hen Ogledd ("Old North"), the Brittonic -speaking region of what is now Northern England and southern Scotland
Scotland
, during the post-Roman era and Early Middle Ages
Early Middle Ages
. It is recorded in several poetic and bardic sources, although its borders are not described in any of them. Some modern scholars have suggested that it included what is now Cumbria
Cumbria
in North West England
North West England
and possibly extended into Lancashire
Lancashire
and Scotland. In some sources, Rheged
Rheged
is intimately associated with the king Urien Rheged
Rheged
and his family. Its inhabitants spoke Cumbric
Cumbric
, a Brittonic dialect closely related to Old Welsh
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Ancient Rome
In historiography , ANCIENT ROME refers to the Roman civilization from the founding of the city of Rome
Rome
in the 8th century BC to the collapse of the Western Roman Empire
Roman Empire
in the 5th century AD, encompassing the Roman Kingdom , Roman Republic and Roman Empire
Roman Empire
until the fall of the western empire. The term is sometimes used to just refer to the kingdom and republic periods, excluding the subsequent empire . The civilization began as an Italic settlement in the Italian peninsula , dating from the 8th century BC, that grew into the city of Rome
Rome
and which subsequently gave its name to the empire over which it ruled and to the widespread civilisation the empire developed
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Fluorite
FLUORITE (also called FLUORSPAR) is the mineral form of calcium fluoride , CaF2. It belongs to the halide minerals . It crystallizes in isometric cubic habit , although octahedral and more complex isometric forms are not uncommon. Mohs scale of mineral hardness , based on scratch Hardness comparison , defines value 4 as Fluorite. Fluorite
Fluorite
is a colorful mineral, both in visible and ultraviolet light, and the stone has ornamental and lapidary uses. Industrially, fluorite is used as a flux for smelting, and in the production of certain glasses and enamels. The purest grades of fluorite are a source of fluoride for hydrofluoric acid manufacture, which is the intermediate source of most fluorine-containing fine chemicals . Optically clear transparent fluorite lenses have low dispersion , so lenses made from it exhibit less chromatic aberration , making them valuable in microscopes and telescopes
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Whitehaven
WHITEHAVEN is a town and port on the coast of Cumbria
Cumbria
, England. Historically a part of Cumberland
Cumberland
, it lies equidistant between Cumbria's two largest settlements, Carlisle and Barrow-in-Furness
Barrow-in-Furness
, and is served by the Cumbrian Coast Line and the A595 road. It is the administrative centre of the Borough of Copeland and an unparished area . The population of the town was 23,986 at the 2011 Census. Located on the west coast of the county, outside the Lake District National Park, Whitehaven
Whitehaven
includes a number of former villages, estates and suburbs, such as Mirehouse, Woodhouse, Kells and Hensingham. The major industry is the nearby Sellafield
Sellafield
nuclear complex, with which a large proportion of the population has links
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