St Paul's Church, Frizington
Frizington shown within Cumbria
|Population||3,607 (2011.Civil Parish)|
|OS grid reference|
|Civil parish||Arlecdon and Frizington|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||North West England|
Frizington is a village in Cumbria, England. Historically, it was a collection of farms and houses, but became a unified village as a result of the mining (both coal and iron ore) opportunities in the area. The village is known for its church, which was built in 1867-1868. Historically a part of Cumberland, Frizington is in the civil parish of Arlecdon and Frizington, which has a population of 3,678, the Borough of Copeland and the CA postcode area.
Stephen Holgate,a professional rugby league player with a number of clubs, came from Frizington.
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- Cumbria County History Trust: Arlecdon (nb: provisional research only - see Talk page)
- Frizington Cumbria, from The Cumbria Directory.
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