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In the process of transcribing Aldred’s gloss to Durham A.IV.19, slowly but surely, I have found another “Aldredism,” if not Northumbrianism, in an unusual compound word:  … 536 more words



Townend is a National Trust property in Troutbeck, between Ambleside and Bowness. that was occupied by the same family, the Brownes, for over 400 years. It’s a very typical Lakeland farmhouse built of rendered stone with a slate roof. 266 more words


Cumbria, England

Well, aside from being robbed by Virgin trains to get here, I can only really say that I don’t know why my family migrated to Aus. 275 more words


Cumbria End Season With Defeat To Champions Lancashire

Cumbria have placed 4th in the Northern Counties League after a final day defeat to the champions Lancashire.

 The match, held at Furness Golf Club in a noticeable wind, was won by the eventual league winners Lancashire, 12 points to Cumbria’s 6. 367 more words