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In and around Barrow-in-Furness

Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, sits within the Furness Peninsula in South Cumbria, on the doorstep to the Lake District. Barrow is surrounded by coastline with plenty to do for families, couples or those staying in the area for business.

Haverthwaite Steam Railway

Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway in the picturesque Leven Valley at the southern end of Windermere.

Lakeland Motor Museum

A fascinating collection of some 30,000 exhibits which trace the development of road transport throughout the twentieth century - motor cars, motorbikes, cycles and automobila.

Seldom Seen Maps

Developed by Art Gene and Morecambe Bay Partnership. These 5 maps, from the islands of Barrow to Cockerham, plot the hidden assets of this spectacular area.

The Coastal Road, Rampside & Roy’s Ices

The seaside village of Bardsea lies on the Furness Peninsula, standing on the west side of Morecambe Bay and to the south west of the town of Ulverston.


Ulverston is a fine market town in the centre of the Furness peninsula, with old buildings and a labyrinth of cobbled streets.

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