Banks, Cumbria

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Coordinates: 54°58′26″N 2°40′23″W / 54.974°N 02.673°W / 54.974; -02.673

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Village green, Banks
Banks is located in Cumbria
 Banks shown within Cumbria
OS grid reference NY5664
Civil parish Burtholme
Shire county Cumbria
Region North West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Cumbria
Fire Cumbria
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
List of places

Banks is a village in Cumbria, England, astride the course of Hadrian's Wall, 3 mile (5 km) NE of the market town of Brampton. The historic Lanercost Priory is just a mile (1.5 km) to the SW.

Banks East Turret

Banks East Turret is a relatively well-preserved turret with adjoining stretches of Hadrian's Wall.

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