Cowgill, Cumbria

Cowgill is a village in the South Lakeland district of Cumbria, England. Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, it is located 9 miles (14 km) south east of Sedbergh. The village is served by Dent railway station on the Settle-Carlisle Line with services north towards Appleby-in-Westmorland and Carlisle and south towards Skipton and Leeds.

Cowgill
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Cowgill with Dent Station on the horizon
Cowgill is located in South Lakeland
Cowgill
Cowgill
Location in South Lakeland
Cowgill is located in Cumbria
Cowgill
Cowgill
Location within Cumbria
OS grid referenceSD755875
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSEDBERGH
Postcode districtLA10
Dialling code01539
PoliceCumbria
FireCumbria
AmbulanceNorth West
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Cumbria
54°16′37″N 2°22′05″W / 54.277°N 02.368°W / 54.277; -02.368Coordinates: 54°16′37″N 2°22′05″W / 54.277°N 02.368°W / 54.277; -02.368

GovernanceEdit

Cowgill is part of the Westmorland and Lonsdale parliamentary constituency, of which Tim Farron is the current MP representing the Liberal Democrats.[1]

For the European Parliament its residents voted to elect MEP's for the North West England constituency.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tim Farron". theyworkforyou.com. Archived from the original on 1 June 2013.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Cowgill, Cumbria at Wikimedia Commons