Banks, Cumbria

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Banks
Village green, Banks - geograph.org.uk - 1465571.jpg
Village green, Banks
Banks is located in Cumbria
Banks
Banks
Location within Cumbria
OS grid referenceNY5664
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBRAMPTON
Postcode districtCA8
Dialling code016977
PoliceCumbria
FireCumbria
AmbulanceNorth West
EU ParliamentNorth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Cumbria
54°58′26″N 2°40′23″W / 54.974°N 02.673°W / 54.974; -02.673Coordinates: 54°58′26″N 2°40′23″W / 54.974°N 02.673°W / 54.974; -02.673

Banks is a village in Cumbria, England, astride the course of Hadrian's Wall, 3 mile (5 km) NE of the market town of Brampton. The historic Lanercost Priory is just a mile (1.5 km) to the SW.

Banks East Turret

Banks East Turret is a relatively well-preserved turret with adjoining stretches of Hadrian's Wall.

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