Lanercost

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Lanercost
Crossroad at Lanercost - geograph.org.uk - 2184779.jpg
Lanercost
Lanercost is located in Cumbria
Lanercost
Lanercost
Location within Cumbria
OS grid referenceNY533638
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBRAMPTON
Postcode districtCA8
Dialling code016977
PoliceCumbria
FireCumbria
AmbulanceNorth West
EU ParliamentNorth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Cumbria
54°57′58″N 2°41′53″W / 54.966°N 2.698°W / 54.966; -2.698Coordinates: 54°57′58″N 2°41′53″W / 54.966°N 2.698°W / 54.966; -2.698

Lanercost is a village in the northern part of Cumbria, England. The settlement is in the civil parish of Burtholme, in the City of Carlisle local government district. Lanercost is known for the presence of Lanercost Priory[1] and its proximity to Hadrian's Wall.

History[edit]

Lanercost Priory was founded in 1165[2] as an Augustinian house of Canons.

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Media related to Lanercost at Wikimedia Commons