Ousby

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Ousby
Melmerby Hall - geograph.org.uk - 236247.jpg
Melmerby Hall
Ousby is located in Cumbria
Ousby
Ousby
Ousby shown within Cumbria
Population 447 (2011)
OS grid reference NY6234
Civil parish
  • Ousby
District
Shire county
Region
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
List of places
UK
England
Cumbria
54°42′18″N 2°34′55″W / 54.705°N 2.582°W / 54.705; -2.582Coordinates: 54°42′18″N 2°34′55″W / 54.705°N 2.582°W / 54.705; -2.582

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] increasing to 442 at the 2011 Census,[2] 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 one places of worship,in Townhead, which is called St Luke's Church. A Former chapel at Row has now been converted to a holiday home

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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