Threapland, Cumbria

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54°44′28″N3°18′40″W / 54.741°N 3.311°W / 54.741; -3.311 Coordinates: 54°44′28″N3°18′40″W / 54.741°N 3.311°W / 54.741; -3.311

Threapland is a hamlet in the Allerdale district, in the county of Cumbria, England. Nearby settlements include the village of Bothel and the village of Plumbland.

Allerdale Borough in England

Allerdale is a non-metropolitan district of Cumbria, England, with borough status. Its council is based in Workington and the borough has a population of 93,492 according to the 2001 census, increasing to 96,422 at the 2011 Census.

Cumbria Ceremonial (geographic) county of England, UK

Cumbria is a ceremonial and non-metropolitan county in North West England. The county and 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.

Bothel, Cumbria village in United Kingdom

Bothel is a small village in Cumbria, England, historically within Cumberland. The village has a public house, and a primary school.

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