Morecambe and Heysham
Morecambe and Heysham (môrˈkəm, hēˈshəm, hēˈsəm) [key], town (1991 pop. 41,432), Lancashire, NW England, on Morecambe Bay. Morecambe, a seaside resort, and Heysham, a port with service to Belfast, were joined in 1928. Nearby is an unusual single-celled chapel dating from before the Norman conquest.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.
More on Morecambe and Heysham from Fact Monster:
See more Encyclopedia articles on: British and Irish Political Geography