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Parton Beach

Whitehaven, Cumbria

A rocky bay with an area of sand revealed at low tide.

Beach Type

Sand/Rock/Pebbles

Facilities

Local shops and pub

Activities

There is a Roman fort to explore

Nature and Wildlife

Walk up to the roman fort and the ruined church.

Water Quality

Not Tested

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Whitehaven TIC M arket Hall. Market Place. Whitehaven. CA28 7JG. Tel: 01946 852939

Location

Nearest town: Whitehaven
County: Cumbria
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5692, -3.58563
Postcode: CA28 6NY
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Access

On the A595 coastal road just north of Whitehaven.

Public Transport

This small town is served by a railway station.

Nearest Railway Stations

Parton (Less than half a mile away)
Whitehaven (About a mile and a half away)
Corkickle (Approx. 2 miles away)
Harrington (Approx. 3 miles away)
St Bees (Approx. 5 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

Parton Station, Parton (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
North Shore, Whitehaven (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Whitehaven Station, Whitehaven (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Queens Dock, Whitehaven (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Tangier Street, Whitehaven (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Senhouse Street, Whitehaven (Short stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Wellington, Whitehaven (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Schoolhouse Lane, Whitehaven (Short stay).
About 1.5 miles away
South Shore, Whitehaven (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
The Beacon, Whitehaven (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Whitehaven