Stan Laurel – Ulverston

Stan's Home: Stan Laurel was born in Ulverston, Cumbria on 16th June 1890 at his grand parents’ house at 3 Argyle Street. The property is still there to this day…

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Ulverston Canal

Ulverston Canal is an odd waterway as it isn't connected to the UK's canal network.In the beginning, Ulverston grew up as a centre for leather, copper and iron ore.The  ceremony…

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The Hoad Monument – Ulverston
The Hoad monument is a memorial to Sir John Barrow who was born in Ulverston in 1795. The Hoad monument in Ulverston was built in 1850 from local limestone and funded by local subscription.

The Hoad Monument – Ulverston

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The Hoad monument is a memorial to Sir John Barrow who was born in Ulverston in 1795. Built in 1850 from local limestone it was funded by local subscription. The…

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Sir John Barrow – Ulverston

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Sir John Barrow was born in Ulverston, Cumbria in 1764. He was the son of a journeyman tanner. His birthplace is this small cottage at Dragley Beck in Ulverston which…

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Ulverston – Another Fine Town
The Hoad Monument, with views over Morecambe Bay and the Lake District

Ulverston – Another Fine Town

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Ulverston - Another Fine Town: With its cobbled streets and fascinating history, Ulverston is a great place to visit and full of surprises. Visitors come from far and wide to…

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Accommodation for Manjushri KMC

Accommodation at Conishead Priory: We are able to accommodate visitors to the festivals and summer retreat at the Manjushri KMC, Conishead Priory in Ulverston. A brief history of Conishead Priory:…

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LoKi Strikes Again

Loki's Urban Gallery LokI, the mystery artist who has been likened to the world-famous graffiti specialist Banksy, has struck again in Ulverston. Two years ago, LoKi placed a series of…

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