Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Melmerby within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Melmerby.-- par. and vil., Cumberland, 8½ miles NE. of Penrith, 5362 ac., pop. 286; P.O.; Melmerby Fell, 2330 ft. high, is crossed near its summit by the Maiden Way; Melmerby Hall is an ancient residence.