Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Crackenthorpe within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Crackenthorpe, hamlet, 2 miles NW. of Appleby, Westmorland; has remains of Roman camp; in vicinity is Crackenthorpe Hall.