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Northumberland (Location)
Settlements Civil Parishes Alnwick Amble Ashington Bedlington Berwick-upon-Tweed Blyth Cramlington Hexham Morpeth Prudhoe A  AbberwickAbbeylandsAcklingtonAcklington ParkAcombAdderstoneAkeld AllendaleAllenheadsAlnhamAlnmouthAlnwick AlwintonAmbleAncroftAncroft NorthmoorAnickAnick Grange Apperley DeneAshholmeAshingtonAydonAyle B  Bamburgh Bardon MillBarleyhillBarrasfordBarrowburnBassingtonBates CottagesBaybridgeBeadnell BealBearlBeanley Bearsbridge Bebeside ...
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Tyne and Wear (Location)
Gateshead Newcastle upon Tyne North Tyneside South Tyneside Sunderland Whickham Scotswood Tynemouth Jarrow Roker A Annitsford,  Ashbrooke,  Arthurs Hill B Backworth,  Barlow,  Bensham,  Benton,  Benwell,  Bill Quay,  Birtley,  Bishopwearmouth,  Blackhall ...
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County Durham (Location)
Settlements History Civil Parishes Barnard Castle Bishop Auckland Chester-le-Street Consett Darlington Durham (city) Newton Aycliffe Peterlee Shildon Spennymoor Settlements in County Durham: A AislabyAllensfordAlum Waters Annfield PlainArchdeacon Newton Auckland ParkAukside ...
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Cumbria (General)
Settlements About Cumbria Timeline Schools Civil Parishes Lakes Rivers Note: This page relates to the ceremonial county of Cumbria. From 1st April 2023 Cumbria will no longer be a local ...
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Tees Valley (Location)
Billingham Guisborough Hartlepool Kirkleatham Linthorpe Middlesbrough Redcar Saltburn by the Sea Stockton-on-Tees Yarm Borough of Darlington Archdeacon Newton, Barmpton, Beaumont Hill, Bishopton, Blackwell, Brafferton, Coatham Mundeville, Darlington, Denton, Elstob, Great Burdon, Great Stainton, Haughton-le-Skerne, Heighington, High Coniscliffe, Houghton Bank, Houghton-le-Side, Hurworth-on-Tees, Hurworth ...
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Parts of Lancashire now in Cumbria (General)
Incomplete! This page is under construction. The information below (with links to further information) are from the gazetteer: A Topographical Dictionary of England comprising the several counties, cities, boroughs, corporate ...
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Parts of Yorkshire now in County Durham, Cumbria, and Tees Valley (General)
This page is under construction and incomplete. Startforth Rural District (formed in 1894) was part of the North Riding of Yorkshire and included parts of what had been the Wapentake of Gilling ...
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All Topics (General)
The bulk of the content on this site is organised by place. Over 1,500 villages, towns, cities and areas are listed in: County Durham    Northumberland    Tees Valley    ...
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Newcastle City Centre (Location)
These pages relate to the city centre of Newcastle upon Tyne - it's streets, buildings, history etc. Much of the information is organised by Streets (and the historic buildings on ...
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Craig Morris - This is my Uncle Walter Edward Morris 1882-1949. He Joined 1901 and served with the Northumberland Fusiliers regimental no 6464. He married Sarah Jane Smith in 1906 and had two daughters. He was a ... Added to W Morris (Norris) - Army - Borough Yard, Gateshead - 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Craig Morris - This is my Uncle James William Morris 1880-1953. Served with the 9th Durham Light Infantry regimental no 4683 from the 1st May 1915 until 5th February 1919. He married Elizabeth Johnson in 1900, an... Added to JW Morris (Norris) - Army - Borough Yard, Gateshead - 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Craig Morris - This is my Uncle George William Morris 1891-1959, he served with the DLI regimental number 1190. He was gassed in 1915 and admitted to No 10 General Hospital on the 29th May 1915. He married Mary... Added to G Morris - Army - Borough Yard, Gateshead - 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Craig Morris - This is my father Henry Aston Morris 1898-1962. Served with the Tyneside Scottish regimental no 23/601. He served in France from 1916 and was at the Battle of the Somme. He then served in the 12th ... Added to Drummer Morris (Norris) - Army - Borough Yard, Gateshead - 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Jillian Davidson - I am pretty certain this is where several of my father's relatives were born and raised (Nicholson family). We have a sketch of the Birks mansion in Greystead, Northumberland. Is this one and the... Added to Birks above Chirdon Burn - 3 weeks, 4 days ago
David Robertson - The ship in the Photograph is the ketch Lord Dufferin ashore 12th of December 1901, during the great storm of that year. Added to 002393:Ship ashore South Shields unknown c.1890 - 1 month ago
Marie Hamilton - Thomas Addison changed to Longbenton High September 1970. The change to Longbenton Community College happened after 1977. Longbenton High had six Houses; Belsay, Cragside, Delaval, Ford, Mitfo... Added to Longbenton High School - 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Dave Burke - Slight mistake here. The river at Warkworth is the Coquet. The Aln goes through Alnwick and Alnmouth. Added to River Aln - Warkworth, Northumberland - 4 months, 1 week ago
Malcolm Hardy - Harold Carling was my mother's father born in 1881. He died on his first day in action in the Battle of Loos in September 1915. Neither my late mother nor I have ever seen a photo of him. I am now ... Added to H Carling - 7th KOSB - West Hartlepool (Missing) - 6 months ago
June Johnson - This cottage was definitely there when the line was in use, but it has been considerably extended since that time. The Johnson family lived there for many years with their seven children and the d... Added to Learchild Crossing Cottage - 6 months, 3 weeks ago


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