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Brief description of site

Rickerby Park features mature trees scattered across grassland. There is a riverside walk and a memorial bridge. The park is grazed by sheep and cattle.

Brief history of site

The park commemorates the fallen of World War 1.

Location information:

Address: Rickerby Park, Eden bridges, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 9AA

Locality: Carlisle

Local Authorities:

Cumbria; Carlisle

Historical County: Cumberland

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 85 Grid Ref: NY410569
Latitude: 54.9033 Longitude: -2.92163

Visitor facilities

Opening contact details:

The park is open daily.

Key information:

Form of site: landscape park

Purpose of site: public park

Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces

Site first created: 1932

Main period of development: Early 20th century

Survival: Extant

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