Solway Plain

The Solway Plain or Solway Basin is a coastal plain, most of which is in northwest in . It lies generally north and west of Carlisle along the , and is drained by the rivers Esk and .

Notable Places in the Area

is situated 1½ miles west of Solway Plain. Photo: Andreasegde, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a hamlet in the Allerdale district, in the county of . Photo: Bob Jenkins, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village in situated 6 miles outside the market town of and 8 miles west of Carlisle, England.

is a village in the civil parish of in , United Kingdom. is situated 1½ miles west of Solway Plain.

Solway Plain

54.9° or 54° 54' north
-3.1667° or 3° 10' west
Open Location Code
26 feet (8 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Solway Plain
  • Japanese: ソルウェイ平原
  • Swedish: Solway Plain
  • Carlisle Lowland
  • Carlisle Plain
  • Solway Lowland

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