Last Updated: 14 January 2014
Urswick Parish is located on the Furness Peninsula in the county of
Cumbria, United Kingdom. It borders on Morecambe Bay, into which the
parish boundary extends.
The centre of the parish is taken as
the Parish Church marked on the map to the south west of the
blue tarn at Great Urswick.
The highest point in the parish, from where magnificent views are
possible, is the summit of Birkrigg Common with an
altitude of 136 metres.
The parish may be viewed using Google Earth and pasting in the coordinates:
[ 54 09 29.78N 3 07 18.35W ].
This will centre you on the Parish Church of St. Mary & St. Michael
at Great Urswick. By zooming in or out and then entering Street
View at the location of your choice you will be able to explore Urswick
Please enjoy your visit.