Backbarrow, Cumbria
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Backbarrow and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

The Whitewater Hotel At Backbarrow, Near Newby Bridge

I stayed in Backbarrow for several days at the Whitewater Hotel which has been converted from a former mill building by the river. The lobby of this lovely "spa hotel" has display cabinets of memorabilia from its industrial heyday in the last century which was interesting and I ...Read full memory