Cleator Moor is a small town, civil parish and two electoral wards in the in the Copeland district of West Cumbria. The town developed rapidly in the 19th Century. Indeed, it grew as the industrial revolution demanded more and more coal, limestone and high grade iron ore.
Cleator Moor and all the villages around it were a maze of railways and mines which produced the materials for iron works in Cleator Moor and Workington. The town’s skyline is dominated by Dent Fell. In addition, the town is located on the 190 miles Coast to Coast Walk that spans Northern England.