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The town has two train stations: Whitehaven and Corkickle.  Both of these stations are on the Barrow to Carlisle line, with a travel time of 1:10 to Carlisle.  Access by road is by the A595 trunk road.  Whilst the town was once a major port for England, the lack of a tributary to the harbour prevents modern vessels from docking.  Occasionally historic tramp steamers will make calls to Whitehaven.
  
 
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Revision as of 19:12, 31 December 2007

For other places with the same name, see Whitehaven (disambiguation).

Whitehaven is a town on the coast of Cumbria, in the North West region of England.

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The town has two train stations: Whitehaven and Corkickle. Both of these stations are on the Barrow to Carlisle line, with a travel time of 1:10 to Carlisle. Access by road is by the A595 trunk road. Whilst the town was once a major port for England, the lack of a tributary to the harbour prevents modern vessels from docking. Occasionally historic tramp steamers will make calls to Whitehaven.

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The town has two train stations Whitehaven and Corckickle, and is served by Stagecoach local services by far the easiest method of seeing the local attractions is by car.

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