Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Torpenhow within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Torpenhow, par. and township, Cumberland, 6 miles NE. of Cockermouth and 7 SW. of Wigton - par., 9001 ac., pop. 1250; township (Torpenhow and Whitrigg), 2742 ac., pop. 278; P.O.