Tel: 016974 78288

Britain’s First Co-operatively Owned Pub

Contact us

The Old Crown

Hesket Newmarket

Nr Wigton

Cumbria CA7 8JG

Tel: 016974 78288

If you’d like to know more about buying your own pub, or if you fancy the idea of becoming a shareholder in The Old Crown Co-operative, contact Julian Ross on

Find Us

The Old Crown is in the village of Hesket Newmarket, a Cumbrian fellside village roughly halfway between Keswick and Carlisle.

Find us by viewing this a map or view Google maps here.

By car from the M6

Junction 41, towards Wigton on B5305.
After approx 6 miles follow signs (left) for Millhouse and Hesket Newmarket

By car from Carlisle

B5299 towards Dalston.
Through Dalston then Welton towards Caldbeck
In Caldbeck follow signs for Hesket Newmarket

By car from Wigton

To Red Dial on the A595
Cross the A595 towards Westward
At the crossroads with the B5299 straight on into Caldbeck and follow signs for Hesket Newmarket

By foot from anywhere

There are a number of footpaths that serve the area. OS Landranger sheet 90 has the detail.

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