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Cumwhinton

Cumwhinton Village Shop courtesy Andy WallaceCumwhinton, in a farming area, is a village near Carlisle. It was once called Combe Quinton. Many of the village houses are made of red sandstone.

Horse trials are held in July. There is a cross-country course. A post office, primary school with attached shop, village hall, and pub provide local amenities.

Cumwhinton Lowther Arms courtesy Barbara BallardPhotos by Barbara Ballard and courtesy of Andy Wallace





Cumwhinton is located on the B6263, 3.5 miles south-east of Carlisle.

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