Stanwix is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cumberland.
Other places in the parish include: Cargo, Etterby, Linstock, Rickerby, Stainton, and Tarraby.
Parish registers begin: 1662
Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist and Wesleyan Methodist Association.
TARRABY, a township, in the parish of STANWIX, union of CARLISLE, ESKDALE ward, E. division of Cumberland, 1 ¾ mile (N. N. E.) from Carlisle; containing 135 inhabitants.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis Fifth Edition Published London; by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South. M. DCCC. XLV.