Low Moresby looking towards Lowca
Moresby shown within Cumbria
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Moresby is a small village and civil parish in the Borough of Copeland in Cumbria, England. It had a population of 1,280 at the 2001 census. Moresby sits on Cumbria's west coast. Moresby contains Moresby Hall which is one of only three Grade I listed buildings in Copeland. The name of the hall and the village is thought to come from a family who settled in the area.
- Office for National Statistics: Census 2001: Parish Headcounts: Copeland Retrieved 23 November 2010
- Armstrong, A. M.; Mawer, A.; Stenton, F. M.; Dickens, B. (1950). The place-names of Cumberland. English Place-Name Society, vol.xxi. Part 2. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 421.
- Cumbria County History Trust: Moresby (nb: provisional research only - see Talk page)
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