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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 BamptonBampton GrangeBarrow-in-FurnessBassenthwaiteBeaumontBeck FootBeethamBewcastleBiggar Village (Walney Island) BiglandsBirkby (Maryport)Birkby (Muncaster)Birkrigg ...
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Northumberland (Location)
Settlements Civil Parishes Alnwick Amble Ashington Bedlington Berwick-upon-Tweed Blyth Cramlington Hexham Morpeth Prudhoe A  AbberwickAcklingtonAcombAdderstoneAkeld AllendaleAllenheadsAlnhamAlnmouthAlnwick AlwintonAmbleAncroftAncroft NorthmoorAnickAnick Grange Apperley DeneAshingtonAydonAyle B  Bamburgh Bardon MillBarleyhillBarrasfordBarrowburnBassingtonBates CottagesBaybridgeBeadnell BealBearlBeanley Bearsbridge Bebeside Bedlington ...
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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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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, Heighington, High Coniscliffe, Houghton Bank, Houghton-le-Side, Hurworth-on-Tees, Hurworth Place, Killerby, ...
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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 ...
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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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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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Newcastle City Centre (Location)
These pages relate to the city centre of Newcastle upon Tyne - it's streets, buildings, history etc. See also: Areas within the City of Newcastle upon Tyne (Fenham, Jesmond, Byker etc). ...
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All Topics (General)
Browse topics by using the left-hand menu or use search. Over 900 places in   County Durham    Northumberland    Tees Valley    Tyne & Wear    Cumbria Places & Communities ...
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Latest pages
Loweswater (lake) Added to Lake District - 11 hours ago
Loweswater, 1848 Added to Loweswater Civil Parish - 11 hours ago
Winder Hall, Low Lorton Added to Low Lorton, Cumbria - 3 days, 14 hours ago
Lorton School Added to High Lorton, Cumbria - 3 days, 16 hours ago
High Lorton, Cumbria Added to Cumbria - 3 days, 16 hours ago
Church of St Cuthbert, Lorton Added to Low Lorton, Cumbria - 4 days, 15 hours ago
Low Lorton, Cumbria Added to Cumbria - 4 days, 15 hours ago
Lorton Parish, 1848 Added to Lorton Civil Parish, Cumbria - 4 days, 16 hours ago
Langwathby Railway Station Added to Langwathby - 5 days ago
Langwathby Parish, 1848 Added to Langwathby Civil Parish - 5 days, 11 hours ago
Latest comments
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing your memories Tony. Glad you weren't on the "Nil (beer) by Mouth" list! Added to Former Sanderson Hospital, Gosforth - 2 months, 1 week ago
Tony Walton - I had an operation on my ankle there in 1976. To be honest I had a great time - helped by the nightly contribution from the Northern Club Federation of a bottle of beer for each patient who was all... Added to Former Sanderson Hospital, Gosforth - 2 months, 1 week ago
Bob Smith - My Godfather, Rev Charles Brewis was the vicar at Red Row and also Padre for RAF Acklingon. During the early 1960s he lived in the Vicarage - many rooms with his parents. However, his father was s... Added to RAF Acklington (1916-1975) - 2 months, 3 weeks ago
- This is my Great Uncle Samuel Boustead Forrest born in 1892 to James Rendell Forrest and Ellen Forrest nee Watson who had died when Samuel was 7 years old. Samuel joined the 2nd battalion Northumb... Added to Forrest, S B - Byker Bank - 5 Mar 1915 - 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Christopher Morgan - I think you'll find the stone says Cross Morpeth Street and not Cross Market Street. It was found in Spital Tongues. Added to 020029:Boundary Stone Civic Centre Barras Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne Signey James 1970 - 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Ray Arthur - Thomas William Arthur. Born 7 December 1886. Survived the war. Lived Jarrow. Added to TW Arthur - South Shields - 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Ray Arthur - James Hoy Arthur b 19 September 1892 died 10 March 1915. Believed shot by sniper. France. No known burial site. Lived in Jarrow. Added to JH Arthur - South Shields - 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Priscilla Newton - What a fabulous photo. Many of my ancestors lived in Newburn and it's wonderful to see what they would have seen. Family names were Gair and Liddle, Molly Newton Added to NE00639 - 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Kerri Simpson - This is my great-grandfather (and two of his brothers), John William Jones. Added to JW Jones - 9th DLI - Stargate - 5 months ago
Doug Patterson - Ned Patterson is sitting on the right side. Added to K. Pattison and T. Bennett, band members, with 1947 trophy from Belle Vue contest - 5 months, 3 weeks ago


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