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Cumbria (General)
Settlements About Cumbria Timeline Schools Civil Parishes Lakes Rivers A-Z Settlements in Cumbria A AbbeytownAckenthwaiteAglionbyAikton AinstableAldinghamAllithwaiteAllonbyAlstonAmblesideAnnasideAnthornAppleby-in-WestmorlandApplethwaiteArkleby ArlecdonArmathwaiteArnsideArrad FootArthuretAsby (Copeland) Askham (Eden)Askam-in-FurnessAspatriaAyside B BackbarrowBaileyBamptonBampton GrangeBarbonBardseaBarrow-in-FurnessBassenthwaiteBeaumontBeck FootBeethamBewcastleBiggar Village (Walney Island) BiglandsBigriggBirkby (Maryport)Birkby (Muncaster)Birkrigg ...
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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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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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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, Great Burdon, Great Stainton, Haughton-le-Skerne, Heighington, High Coniscliffe, Houghton Bank, Houghton-le-Side, Hurworth-on-Tees, Hurworth ...
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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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Parts of Yorkshire now in County Durham 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 ...
Modified by Simon Cotterill 1 month ago
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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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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    ...
Modified by Simon Cotterill 4 months ago
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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 ...
Modified by Simon Cotterill 9 months ago
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Latest pages
War Memorial, Milnthorpe Added to Milnthorpe - an hour ago
St Anthony's Tower, near Milnthorpe Added to Milnthorpe - 2 hours ago
Historic Buildings and Monuments in Milnthorpe Civil Parish Added to Milnthorpe Civil Parish - 3 hours ago
Barrow Cenotaph Added to Barrow-in-Furness - 12 hours ago
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Bellbank, Bewcastle Added to Cumbria - 2 days, 12 hours ago
Bailey, Cumbria Added to Cumbria - 2 days, 13 hours ago
Kirkbampton Parish, 1848 Added to Kirkbampton Civil Parish - 2 days, 14 hours ago
Bambrugh Castle Township, 1848 Added to Bamburgh Castle - 2 days, 14 hours ago
Benfieldside, 1848 Added to Benfieldside - 2 days, 15 hours ago
Latest comments
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing that fascinating information - sounds like a good candidate for the "House through time" tv series! Added to Houses, Drumburgh - see comments for history - 2 days, 18 hours ago
- This house now called Lowther House, was formerly The Lowther Castle Inn. Built of cobble and sandstone in 1813 it traded from then until it was compulsory purchased and closed in 1917. This came a... Added to Houses, Drumburgh - see comments for history - 2 days, 18 hours ago
Kathleen Dukes - In the mid ground is my grandmother Lilian Rocks and her daughter Zena. I visited their house often as a child. Added to 048093:Miners Cottages Dunn Street Coxlodge Unknown 1950's - 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Simon Cotterill - Hi Heather, thanks for sharing that information about your great uncle. Thats now added to the page, and you now have editing rights for the site. With best wishes, Simon Added to Mainsforth Colliery and Ferryhill Station War Memorial - 3 weeks, 2 days ago
HEATHER CASELAW - M.Fodden was my great uncle.His name was Matthew,Lance Corporal 325600,1 st/9th Bn., DLI. He died on 14th of April 1917 and is buried in Arras, France Added to Mainsforth Colliery and Ferryhill Station War Memorial - 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Renee Furgeson - Could anyone share with me what hospital would have treated a cancer patient in 1890 in Ashington, prior to Ashington Hospital? Added to Ashington - 1 month, 1 week ago
nick james - upload photo doesn't seem to be available? Added to Upload Your Photo - 3 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks so much Gill - I've now moved these to a separate page and your Greenleighton in Rothley remains at Added to Greenleighton - 3 months ago
Manfred Brautigam - My father was a German POW at this camp but he wasn't an officer. He was Paul Brautigam Prisoner 599860. He was captured around the time of the Battle of the Falaise Gap. I have a postcard of him ... Added to Featherstone P.O.W Camp 18 - 3 months, 3 weeks ago
gill robertson - I am very interested in the history of Greenleighton as it was where I was brought up however this and the other photos you have of the cottages are not from this Greenleighton (there is another fa... Added to Greenleighton - 3 months, 3 weeks ago


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