Broughton in Furness

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Broughton in Furness is a small market town situated in the south of Cumbria, on the south side of the Lake District National Park.

The town is built around the scenic market square, where farmers markets are still held. This is a popular area for walking, biking and canoeing.

The image below is of the Town Hall in the Market Square that now holds the Tourist Information Centre that gives information on local attractions. Broughton in Furness Map

Hotels . B&Bs . Self Catering

Broughton in Furness Town Hall image

The image below is of the square in Broughton in Furness with the obelisk having been erected in 1810 for the jubilee of King George III. By the Obelisk are slabs where fish caught on the River Duddon were sold.

There are also old stocks next to the obelisk, used for punishment and public humiliation up to the 1870s. These have been retained as a tourist attraction, a good photo set.

Broughton in Furness image

The image below is of the Black Cock Inn at Broughton in Furness, situated close to the Market Square. The inn offers good food, accommodation and a wide selection of ales and spirits.

Black Cock Inn Broughton in Furness image

The image below is of the Old Kings Head in Broughton in Furness for accommodation, drinks and meals.

Old Kings Head Broughton in Furness image

Attractions in the area are:

Walking / Hiking

Outdoor Activities