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Skiddaw Little Man
Underskiddaw is located in Cumbria
 Underskiddaw shown within Cumbria
Population 264 (2011)
OS grid reference NY2625
Civil parish Underskiddaw
District Allerdale
Shire county Cumbria
Region North West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town KESWICK
Postcode district CA12
Dialling code 01768
Police Cumbria
Fire Cumbria
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament Workington
List of places

Coordinates: 54°37′N 3°08′W / 54.61°N 3.14°W / 54.61; -3.14

Underskiddaw is a civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in the English county of Cumbria. The parish lies immediately to the north of the town of Keswick, and includes the southern and eastern flanks of Skiddaw as well as part of the valley of the rivers Greta and Derwent, and a small part of Bassenthwaite Lake. The parish includes the settlements of Applethwaite, Millbeck and Ormathwaite, all of which lie along the line where the southern slopes of Skiddaw meet the valley.[1]

The parish has a population of 282 in 122 households, reducing at the 2011 Census to a population of 264 in 128 households.[2] It is within the Workington constituency of the United Kingdom Parliament, and the North West England constituency of the European Parliament.[1][3]

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  1. ^ a b "Election Maps". Ordnance Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-14. 
  2. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 16 June 2015. 
  3. ^ "Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : Allerdale". Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 2009-11-22.