Warwick Bridge

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Warwick Bridge
St Mary and St Wilfred, Warwick Bridge Geograph-4303904-by-Rose-and-Trev-Clough.jpg
St. Mary's and St. Wilfrid's Church, Warwick Bridge
Warwick Bridge is located in Cumbria
Warwick Bridge
Warwick Bridge
Warwick Bridge shown within Cumbria
Population1,264 (Census 2011)[1]
OS grid referenceNY474567
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCARLISLE
Postcode districtCA4
Dialling code01228
PoliceCumbria
FireCumbria
AmbulanceNorth West
EU ParliamentNorth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Cumbria
54°54′11″N 2°49′08″W / 54.903°N 2.819°W / 54.903; -2.819Coordinates: 54°54′11″N 2°49′08″W / 54.903°N 2.819°W / 54.903; -2.819

Warwick Bridge is a village in the City of Carlisle District of the county of Cumbria, England.[2] It forms part of a small urban area which includes the villages of Corby Hill and Little Corby.

Warwick Bridge lies within the civil parish of Wetheral though Corby Hill and Little Corby are in Hayton parish.

Warwick Bridge is located on the River Eden and the A69 road, near the River Irthing. It is five miles east of the city of Carlisle and four miles from the town of Brampton. The bridge on the Eden, which gave the village its name, was built in 1837 by John Dobson.

The village has a post office, a Co-operative Food store and a few places of worship, one being Our Lady & St Wilfrid's Church.[3] There are two large mansion houses near or in the village, Warwick Hall and Holme Eden Hall built in 1837.[4]

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  1. ^ citypopulation.de, retrieved 26 June 2014.
  2. ^ general information, explorebritain.info, retrieved 26 June 2014.
  3. ^ Warwick Bridge – Our Lady & St Wilfrid’s Church, visitcumbria.com, retrieved 26 June 2014.
  4. ^ Warwick Bridge, visitcumbria.com, retrieved 26 June 2014.