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Benson Lane in

Benson Lane is a Street in the Cumbria and measures approximately 1,114 metres long.

There are 5 other streets named Benson Lane in Great Britain.

Benson Lane is within the area of Copeland District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Waberthwaite.

Benson Lane has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 9203410 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Benson Lane is roughly 96.68 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 106.50 and the lowest point being 89.10. A change of 17.40 metres.

Benson Lane is located within the county of Cumbria which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 238.37 miles North West from the centre of London, 30.19 miles North West from the centre of Lancaster, 42.08 miles South West from the centre of Carlisle and 66.08 miles North from the centre of Liverpool.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Benson Lane

Sunrise09:14
Sunset17:34

Latest Weather Conditions for Benson Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Walney Island 23 January 2021 at 23:00 (15.16 miles away)
Current Weather:Mist
Temperature and Humidity:-1.6°C (93.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:ESE (6 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Benson Lane

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Ulverston
Address:Lonsdale Terrace
Telephone: Learn More
14.70
2: Name:Travelodge Barrow In Furness
Address:Cocken Villa, Walney Rd, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5UG
Telephone:0871 984 6281 Learn More
15.48
3: Name:Premier Inn Barrow In Furness
Address:North Road
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16.13
4: Name:Premier Inn Whitehaven
Address:Howgate
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18.55
5: Name:Premier Inn Cockermouth
Address:Egremont Road
Telephone: Learn More
21.79
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Benson Lane above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
96.6889.10106.5017.40

Frequently asked Questions for Benson Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the local authority area of Copeland Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the area of Waberthwaite Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the ward of Bootle.

What County is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Cumbria.

What Constituency is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the constituency of Copeland.

What Part of the UK is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the North West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the Cumbria Council area.

What Police Force area is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the Cumbria Police area.

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Location Details

Benson Lane
Map showing the location of Benson Lane
Latitude54.336834
Longitude-3.354434
OS Easting (X):311946
OS Northing (Y):494337
OS Grid Reference:SD119943

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Benson Lane

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00097347
ONS Area NameAgricultural Communities
Average Age48.20
Area Population1300.00
Male Population642.00 (49%)
Female Population658.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants7 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01019259
LSOA Name:Copeland 008A
SOA Code:2d
SOA Name:Rural traits
MSOA Code:E02004007
MSOA Name:Copeland 008
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Millom Superstore
Lancashire Rd, Millom, LA18 4BX
0345 671 9441
Distance: 9.35 Miles
Directions from Benson Lane to Tesco Millom Superstore
Tesco Ulverston Express
4 Market St, Ulverston, LA12 7AZ
0345 671 9478
Distance: 14.28 Miles
Directions from Benson Lane to Tesco Ulverston Express
Asda Barrow
Walney Road, Barrow-In-Furness, LA14 5UG
01229 826011
Distance: 15.61 Miles
Directions from Benson Lane to Asda Barrow
Tesco Rawlinson St Barrow Express
Rawlinson St, Barrow-In-Furness, LA14 1BS
0345 671 9659
Distance: 16.07 Miles
Directions from Benson Lane to Tesco Rawlinson St Barrow Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Copeland Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
The Copeland Centre, Catherine Street, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 7SJ
Send email
Telephone Number: 0845 054 8600
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Trudy Harrison
Details for the MP Trudy Harrison on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Trudy Harrison on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Trudy Harrison won with a majority of 5,842 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 61,693
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Bootle Ward
Parish: Waberthwaite Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Cumbria
County Council: Cumbria Council

Nearest Car Parks

Croftlands Drive Car Park
Croftlands Drive, Ravenglass, Cumbria
Ravenglass
CA18 1SQ
Distance: 2.55 km (click for directions)
There are toilet facilities at the entrance to the car park.Charges apply 9am - 5pm daily pay by phone available. No concessions.
Telephone: 01539724555
Operated by: Lake District National Park Authority
Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Car Park
Main Street, Ravenglass, Cumbria
Ravenglass
CA18 1SW
Distance: 2.57 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01229717171
Operated by: Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway
Ravenglass Station Car Park
Main Street, Ravenglass, Cumbria
Ravenglass
CA18 1SW
Distance: 2.58 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08450000125
Operated by: Northern Rail
Foreshore Car Park
Stockbridge, Hycemoor, Cumbria
Hycemoor
LA19 5YB
Distance: 3.37 km (click for directions)
Toilets available.
Telephone: 08450548600
Operated by: Copeland Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

Waberthwaite CofE School
Distance: 1.15 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/07/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 62
Address: Waberthwaite CofE School, Waberthwaite, LA19 5YJ
Head: Mrs Sandra Cummings (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Lane to Waberthwaite CofE School
Captain Shaw's CofE School
Distance: 3.87 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 08/10/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 36
Address: Captain Shaw's CofE School, Main Street, Bootle, LA19 5TG
Head: Mrs Adelaide Morris (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Lane to Captain Shaw's CofE School
St Bega's CofE Primary School
Distance: 4.07 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 13/06/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 30
Address: St Bega's CofE Primary School, Longrigg Lane, Eskdale Green, CA19 1TW
Head: Mrs Elizabeth Stellmacher (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Lane to St Bega's CofE Primary School
Gosforth CofE School
Distance: 6.44 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/10/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 117
Address: Gosforth CofE School, Wasdale Road, Gosforth, CA20 1AZ
Head: Mrs Lindsey Martin (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Lane to Gosforth CofE School

Nearest Hospitals

Ulverston Community Hospital
Address: Stanley Street, Ulverston, LA12 7BT,
NHS Sector
Pds Medical Ltd
Distance: 14.07 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Ulverston Community Hospital
Furness General Hospital
Address: Dalton Lane, Barrow-In-Furness, LA14 4LF,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01229 870870
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 15.06 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Furness General Hospital
West Cumberland Hospital
Address: Homewood, Hensingham, Whitehaven,
NHS Sector
North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01946 693181
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 15.78 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to West Cumberland Hospital
Keswick (Mary Hewetson) Community Hospital
Address: Mary Hewetson Cottage Hospital, Crosthwaite Road, Keswick, CA12 5PH,
Independent Sector
North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01768 245678
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 20.54 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Keswick (Mary Hewetson) Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Benson Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Benson Lane
9.26 Horn Hill Dental Practice 1 Horn Hill LA18 5DP
9.33 Government Building St. Georges Road LA18 5DW
9.56 Dental Dept. North Lane, Haverigg LA18 4NA
12.18 9 Market Place [dental Practice] 9 Market Place CA22 2AE
14.07 Ulverston Dental Clinic Stanley Street LA12 7BT

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Benson Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
3.91 Dr B Walker Chapel Lane Bootle Surgery, Chapel Lane LA19 5UE tel:01229 718711
6.54 Seascale Health Centre Gosforth Road CA20 1PN tel:01946 718101
7.12 Dr Nl Hall & Dr La Wilson Broughton Surgery, C/o The Victory Hall LA20 6HN
7.17 The Surgery Foxfield Road LA20 6EZ
9.50 Waterloo House Surgery Millom Community Hospital, Lapstone Road LA18 4BY tel:01229 772123

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Benson Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
6.52 Seascale Pharmacy Gosforth Road CA20 1PR tel:019467 28323
9.50 Boots Uk Limited 48 Wellington Street LA18 4DE tel:01229 772259
9.50 Rowlands Pharmacy 43-45 Wellington Street LA18 4DG tel:01229 772262
12.21 Cohens Chemist 31 Market Place CA22 2AG tel:01946 820237
12.30 Boots 67-68 Main Street CA22 2DB tel:01946 820288

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Benson Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Benson Lane
9.47 Vision Express (millom) 17 Wellington Street LA18 4DF
11.34 Eye Tests At Home Ltd Muirlands LA17 7TT
12.33 S E Aldred Optometrist 19 Main Street CA22 2DW
14.27 Vision Express (ulverston) 4 Market Place LA12 7BA
14.29 Robinson Optician 1-3 Queen Street LA12 7AF

Nearest Libraries

Seascale Library
Gosforth Road, Seascale, CA201PN
Telephone: 019467 28487
Distance: 6.53 Miles
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Directions from Benson Lane to Seascale Library
Broughton in Furness(Library Link)
The Victory Hall, Station Road, Broughton In Furness, LA206HN
Telephone:
Distance: 7.12 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Benson Lane to Broughton in Furness(Library Link)
Millom Library
St Georges Road, Millom, LA184DD
Telephone: 01229 772445
Distance: 9.47 Miles
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Directions from Benson Lane to Millom Library
Thornhill Library
Thornhill School, Ehen Road, Egremont, CA222SJ
Telephone: 023 8083 3007
Distance: 11.25 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Benson Lane to Thornhill Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Ravenglass for Eskdale Station is 2.55 miles away.

Address: Ravenglass for Eskdale station, Station Hill, Ravenglass, Cumbria, CA18 1SW

Ravenglass for Eskdale is situated on the Cumbrian Coast line and is managed by Northern.

Ravenglass for Eskdale Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Benson Lane to Ravenglass for Eskdale Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arnside01:35:30
Askam00:36:00
Aspatria01:13:00
Barrow-in-Furness00:52:00
Bootle (Cumbria)00:06:00
Braystones00:16:00
Cark & Cartmel01:21:00
Carlisle01:44:30
Carnforth01:48:00
Corkickle00:30:00
Dalston (Cumbria)01:33:00
Dalton (Cumbria)01:05:00
Drigg00:03:00
Flimby00:58:00
Foxfield00:27:00
Grange-over-Sands01:29:00
Green Road00:23:00
Harrington00:48:00
Kents Bank01:25:00
Kirkby-in-Furness00:31:00
Lancaster01:58:00
Maryport01:02:00
Millom00:19:00
Nethertown00:18:00
Parton00:39:00
Roose00:59:00
Seascale00:07:00
Sellafield00:12:00
Silecroft00:12:00
Silverdale01:40:00
St Bees00:25:00
Ulverston01:13:30
Whitehaven00:35:00
Wigton01:24:00
Workington00:54:00

Bootle (Cumbria) Station is 3.60 miles away.

Address: Bootle station, Church Lane, Bootle, Cumbria, LA19 5TA

Bootle (Cumbria) is situated on the Cumbrian Coast line and is managed by Northern.

Bootle (Cumbria) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Benson Lane to Bootle (Cumbria) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arnside01:30:00
Askam00:30:30
Aspatria01:19:00
Barrow-in-Furness00:47:30
Braystones00:22:00
Carlisle01:50:30
Carnforth01:43:00
Corkickle00:37:00
Dalston (Cumbria)01:39:00
Dalton (Cumbria)00:59:00
Drigg00:09:00
Flimby01:04:30
Foxfield00:21:00
Grange-over-Sands01:23:00
Green Road00:17:00
Harrington00:54:00
Kirkby-in-Furness00:25:00
Lancaster01:52:00
Maryport01:08:00
Millom00:13:00
Nethertown00:24:00
Parton00:45:30
Ravenglass for Eskdale00:06:00
Roose00:53:00
Seascale00:13:00
Sellafield00:18:00
Silecroft00:06:30
Silverdale01:34:00
St Bees00:31:00
Ulverston01:08:00
Whitehaven00:42:00
Wigton01:30:00
Workington01:00:00

Drigg Station is 4.53 miles away.

Address: Drigg station, Station Road, Drigg, Cumbria, CA19 1XW

Drigg is situated on the Cumbrian Coast line and is managed by Northern.

Drigg Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Benson Lane to Drigg Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arnside01:39:00
Askam00:40:00
Aspatria01:10:00
Barrow-in-Furness00:56:00
Bootle (Cumbria)00:09:00
Braystones00:13:00
Cark & Cartmel01:24:00
Carlisle01:42:00
Carnforth01:52:00
Corkickle00:27:30
Dalston (Cumbria)01:30:30
Dalton (Cumbria)01:08:00
Flimby00:55:00
Foxfield00:31:00
Grange-over-Sands01:32:00
Green Road00:27:00
Harrington00:45:00
Kents Bank01:28:00
Kirkby-in-Furness00:35:00
Lancaster02:01:00
Maryport00:59:30
Millom00:23:00
Nethertown00:15:00
Parton00:36:00
Ravenglass for Eskdale00:04:00
Roose01:02:00
Seascale00:04:00
Sellafield00:09:00
Silecroft00:16:00
Silverdale01:43:00
St Bees00:22:00
Ulverston01:17:00
Whitehaven00:32:30
Wigton01:21:00
Workington00:51:00

Seascale Station is 6.64 miles away.

Address: Seascale station, Gosforth Road, Seascale, Cumbria, CA20 1QL

Seascale is situated on the Cumbrian Coast line and is managed by Northern.

Seascale Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Benson Lane to Seascale Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arnside01:41:30
Askam00:43:00
Aspatria01:06:30
Barrow-in-Furness00:59:00
Bootle (Cumbria)00:12:00
Braystones00:09:00
Cark & Cartmel01:27:00
Carlisle01:38:00
Carnforth01:54:30
Corkickle00:24:00
Dalston (Cumbria)01:27:00
Dalton (Cumbria)01:11:00
Drigg00:03:00
Flimby00:52:00
Foxfield00:33:00
Grange-over-Sands01:35:00
Green Road00:30:00
Harrington00:41:00
Kents Bank01:31:00
Kirkby-in-Furness00:37:00
Lancaster02:04:00
Maryport00:56:00
Millom00:25:00
Nethertown00:12:00
Parton00:32:00
Ravenglass for Eskdale00:07:00
Roose01:05:00
Sellafield00:06:00
Silecroft00:19:00
Silverdale01:46:00
St Bees00:19:00
Ulverston01:19:30
Whitehaven00:28:30
Wigton01:18:00
Workington00:47:00

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 40.64 miles away Directions from Benson Lane to Blackpool International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 71.97 miles away Directions from Benson Lane to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 75.88 miles away Directions from Benson Lane to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 78.17 miles away Directions from Benson Lane to Durham Tees Valley Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Sunny Bank (Coniston) Ferry Landing is 10.73 miles away

Directions from Benson Lane to Sunny Bank (Coniston) Ferry Landing

Lake Bank (Coniston) Ferry Landing is 10.84 miles away

Directions from Benson Lane to Lake Bank (Coniston) Ferry Landing

Water Park (Coniston) Ferry Landing is 10.99 miles away

Directions from Benson Lane to Water Park (Coniston) Ferry Landing

Torver (Coniston) Ferry Landing is 11.25 miles away

Directions from Benson Lane to Torver (Coniston) Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Benson Lane is approximately miles from the

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Co Ltd
Railways
Distance: 2.53 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Co Ltd
Attraction Name: The Ruskin Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 11.44 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to The Ruskin Museum
Attraction Name: Brantwood, Home of John Ruskin
Historic Properties
Distance: 11.95 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Brantwood, Home of John Ruskin
Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Grizedale
Country Parks
Distance: 13.3 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Grizedale
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