Status: Active (as VCH Cumbria), 0 Westmoreland volumes published

No VCH town or village histories had been published for the historic counties of Cumberland and Westmorland before the VCH Cumbria project was launched in 2010; the only parts of Cumbria previously to have been researched in detail by the VCH were the Furness and Cartmel areas, which were formerly in Lancashire and are covered in VCH Lancashire, Volume VIII (published in 1910). Such a project must have an overall geographic structure. The VCH Cumbria project is