Aspatria, Cumberland

Aspatria is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cumberland.

Other places in the parish include: Mealhay, Oughterside and Allerby, Aspatria and Brayton, and Mealo.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1660

Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational

Parishes adjacent to Aspatria

  • Allhallows
  • Crosscanonby
  • Allonby
  • Bromfield
  • Hayton
  • Gilcrux
  • Torpenhow
  • Plumbland

Historical Descriptions


A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer 1838

Mealhay, tnshp. England, par. Aspatria, Allerdale ward, below Darwent,co. Cumberland. Real prop. £2359. Pop. (with Hayton) 253. Cockermouth (P. T. 306).

Source: A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer: George Newenham Wright, 1838


  • County: Cumberland
  • Civil Registration District: Wigton
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Carlisle (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Carlisle
  • Rural Deanery: Allerdale
  • Poor Law Union: Wigton
  • Hundred: Allerdale below Derwent Ward
  • Province: York