Burgh by Sands lies within the Solway coast area, just west of Carlisle. Hadrians Wall, stretching 73 miles, passes through the village, which was once the site of the Roman Fort Aballava or Aballaba.
- Location: Burgh by Sands, Allerdale, Cumbria, North West England, England, CA5 6AN, United Kingdom
- Nearby: Carlisle 6 miles.
- Opening times: not applicable.
- Parking: free throughout village.
- Facilities: accommodation, pub, café.
- Things to do: walking