The main pedestrian only shopping area.
The city of Carlisle, is located to the north of Cumbria, close to
Hadrian's wall and the Scottish border. A beautiful city with a splendid cathedral.
Carlisle, north Cumbria is approx. 20 miles north of Penrith.
The top of the Market Cross.
Dedicated to the Mayor of Carlisle, Joseph Reed in 1682.
Three views of the beautiful Cathedral, just 3 minutes walk from the market cross.
A floral tribute to the Borderers Regiment, just outside the Cathedral.
At one end of the main shopping area is the Information Centre,
a very busy and useful facility. Phone: 01228 625600
Outside the information centre stands this old Post box.
You don't see many of these about nowadays.