Place:Wigton, Cumberland, England

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NameWigton
TypeTown
Coordinates54.817°N 3.15°W
Located inCumberland, England
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Wigton is a small market town and civil parish in Allerdale, outside the Lake District, in the administrative county of Cumbria in England, and traditionally in Cumberland. It is the bustling and thriving centre of the Solway Plain, situated between the Caldbeck Fells and the Solway coast. It is served by Wigton railway station on the Cumbrian Coast Line, and the A596 road to Workington and (via the A595 road) to Carlisle.

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