Wiggonby

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Wiggonby
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Wiggonby
Wiggonby is located in Cumbria
Wiggonby
Wiggonby
Wiggonby shown within Cumbria
OS grid referenceNY296530
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townWIGTON
Postcode districtCA7
Dialling code016973
PoliceCumbria
FireCumbria
AmbulanceNorth West
EU ParliamentNorth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Cumbria
54°52′01″N 3°05′49″W / 54.867°N 3.097°W / 54.867; -3.097Coordinates: 54°52′01″N 3°05′49″W / 54.867°N 3.097°W / 54.867; -3.097

Wiggonby is a hamlet in the Allerdale district, in the English county of Cumbria. Historically in Cumberland, it has a primary school called Wiggonby CE School.[1] It is near the city of Carlisle and the village of Great Orton. It had an airfield called Wiggonby Airfield.[2] Circa 1870, it had a population of 298 as recorded in the Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.wiggonby.cumbria.sch.uk/
  2. ^ http://www.users.globalnet.co.uk/~rwbarnes/defence/wiggonby.htm
  3. ^ "History of Wiggonby, in Allerdale and Cumberland". Vision of Britain. Retrieved 4 November 2018.