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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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Newcastle City Centre (Location)
This section of Co-Curate includes hundreds of pages relating to the city centre of Newcastle upon Tyne - it's streets, buildings, history etc. Historic Buildings Bridges Castle & Black Gate …
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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 two new unitary authorities ('Cumberland' and 'Westmorland …
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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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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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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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Latest pages
Wentworth Blackett Beaumont family Added to People in History - 16 hours ago
Stocksfield House Added to Stocksfield - 16 hours ago
Merryshields Terrace, Stocksfield Added to Merryshield - 17 hours ago
Merryshields Quarry Added to Merryshield - 17 hours ago
Merryshield Added to Northumberland - 18 hours ago
Merry Shield Added to Stocksfield - 20 hours ago
Beaumont House (former school) Added to Stocksfield - 1 day, 4 hours ago
Stocksfield Hall Added to Stocksfield - 1 day, 8 hours ago
Stocksfield Station Added to Stocksfield - 1 day, 22 hours ago
Quaker Meeting House, Stocksfield Added to Stocksfield - 1 day, 22 hours ago
Latest comments
Julie Scott - Added to Fred Scott - NF - Willington Quay (Died of wounds) - 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Julie Scott - I think this might be my great uncle, who died of wounds from the Battle of Loos in Sep 1915, aged 21. He was the son of Robert and Abigail Scott of Spencer Street, Belfast but his father was from Wi… Added to Fred Scott - NF - Willington Quay (Died of wounds) - 2 weeks, 4 days ago
rhona johnston - Dear Stephen Richards: A wonderful photo of 45 Northumberland street- Newcastle. I am writing this comment on:30/04/2023: I took my own photo today: Newcastle council have restored the statues:howe… Added to Detail of 45 Northumberland Street, Newcastle - 4 weeks ago
Peter Smith - Thanks Simon - link updated Added to Diocese of Durham - The Parishes of Holy Trinity, Pelton & St. Paul's, West Pelton - 2 months ago
Simon Spencer - This is now longer our website. Please go to Added to Diocese of Durham - The Parishes of Holy Trinity, Pelton & St. Paul's, West Pelton - 2 months ago
Norma Ellis - Joseph Kell was married to Annie Boustead. His wife was not happy when he sold his D.C.M. to a relative in the Club for the price of a pint. Added to Joseph Kell - 7th Somerset LI - West Cornforth (DCM) - 2 months, 1 week ago
Adam Ferguson - My name is Adam Ferguson. Joseph Ferguson is a relation, but as a family this is the first photo we have seen, we have been trying to research more information about him since we discovered his name … Added to Pte. J. FERGUSON, Borders, Parton, (Awarded Military Medal). - 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - This photo is actually Trinity Church, Gosforth Added to 065172:All Saints Church West Avenue Gosforth Maybury Malcolm 1998 - 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Paul Lant - I think this is more likely to be Kingston Park Road or Brunton Lane. Fawdon Lane was constructed much earlier than 1972. Added to 043777:Fawdon Lane Fawdon City Engineers 1972 - 3 months, 1 week ago
Mark Mason - This is Newgate street, looking north with the old Bourgognes pub on the immediate right (Next is there now) and Blackett street going off to the right a little further on. Added to 050818:Newgate Street Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1912 - 3 months, 2 weeks ago


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