Maryport is a port town on the west coast
of Cumbria, built up around fishing, then
later with coal, iron and shipbuilding, with
the main investors being the Senhouse family.
The town also has connections to the Romans,
with a Roman Museum covering Roman
settlements in the area.
The coal, iron and shipbuilding have been
closed down, leaving fishing, small local
businesses and tourism as the towns main
The image below is of Senhouse Street, the
main street in the town with many shops and
cafes. This street runs all the way down to
. Hotels .