The Evolution of the Anglo-Saxon placename that became Workington.

Over a thousand years over 150 titles have been used to identify the English town now officially known as Workington in Cumbria.

Our list of alternative spellings and abbreviations (31-07-2016)

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Selected articles

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Last edited by Andy V Byers on 31-07-2016