Ousby

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Coordinates: 54°42′18″N 2°34′55″W / 54.705°N 2.582°W / 54.705; -2.582

Ousby
Melmerby Hall - geograph.org.uk - 236247.jpg
Melmerby Hall
Ousby is located in Cumbria
Ousby
Ousby
 Ousby shown within Cumbria
Population 362 (2001)
OS grid reference NY6234
Civil parish Ousby
District Eden
Shire county Cumbria
Region North West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town PENRITH
Postcode district CA10
Dialling code 01768
Police Cumbria
Fire Cumbria
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament Penrith and The Border
List of places
UK
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Cumbria

Ousby is a village and civil parish in Eden District, in the English county of Cumbria. It is a Thankful Village, one of 52 parishes in England and Wales that suffered no casualties during World War I. The parish has a population of 362,[1] and includes Melmerby and the hamlets of Crewgarth, Row, Shire and Townhead.

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Ousby has a pub called the Fox Inn, a camp site and two places of worship, one in Row and one in Townhead, one of which is called St Luke's Church.[which?]

Location[edit]

Ousby is located about 1 mile (1.6 km) south of the village of Melmerby, near the A686 road. There is a fell in the Pennines named Ousby Fell.

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