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Barrow-in-Furness Beach

Barrow in Furness, Cumbria

A small tidal channel between Walney island and the mainland. Bordered by Barrow-in-Furness docks and drained by the Walney channel.

Beach Type

Shingle/mud/sand

Facilities

Facitlities available in Barrow-in-Furness town centre

Activities

There is a museum nearby

Nature and Wildlife

Walney island has a large nature reserve

Water Quality

Not Tested

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Barrow-in-Furness TIC. Forum 28. Duke Street. Cumbria 01229 870156

Location

Nearest town: Barrow in Furness
County: Cumbria
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1149, -3.23162
Postcode: LA14 1XS
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

Between Barrow-in-Furness and walney Island. under the bridge that joins the two.

Public Transport

Barrow-in-Furness has a train station.

Nearest Railway Stations

Barrow-in-Furness (Less than half a mile away)
Roose (Approx. 2 miles away)
Dalton (Cumbria) (Approx. 3 miles away)
Askam (Approx. 5 miles away)
Millom (Approx. 7 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Nearby Car Parks

Holywood Park Retail & Leisure Complex, Barrow-in-Furness (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Whittaker Street, Barrow-in-Furness (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Portland Walk Level A, Barrow-in-Furness (Short stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Portland Walk Level C, Barrow-in-Furness (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Portland Walk Level B, Barrow-in-Furness (Short stay).
About 0.2 miles away
High Street, Barrow-in-Furness (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Fell Street, Barrow-in-Furness (Short stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Emlyn Street, Barrow-in-Furness (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Town Hall Courtyard, Barrow-in-Furness (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Cornwallis Street, Barrow-in-Furness (Long stay).
About 0.3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Barrow in Furness