Calder, Cumbria

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Calder
Calder Farm. - geograph.org.uk - 97827.jpg
Calder Farm
Calder is located in Cumbria
Calder
Calder
Calder shown within Cumbria
OS grid reference NY0303
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town SEASCALE
Postcode district CA20
Dialling code 019467
Police Cumbria
Fire Cumbria
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Cumbria
54°25′04″N 3°29′19″W / 54.4177°N 3.4886°W / 54.4177; -3.4886Coordinates: 54°25′04″N 3°29′19″W / 54.4177°N 3.4886°W / 54.4177; -3.4886

Calder is a small hamlet in Cumbria, England.

It is overlooked by the Sellafield nuclear plant—Calder Hall Nuclear Power Station was the world's first major nuclear power station when it opened in 1956.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Calder Hall Power Station". The Engineer. 5 October 1956. Retrieved 27 October 2013.