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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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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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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 GrangeBarbonBarrow-in-FurnessBassenthwaiteBeaumontBeck FootBeethamBewcastleBiggar Village (Walney Island) BiglandsBirkby (Maryport)Birkby (Muncaster)Birkrigg ...
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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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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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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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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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Peter Russell - I believe this is a photo of my Great Uncle who joined the DLI 1/9th Battalion in 1914 with Service No 1409, and later transferred to the Dorsetshire Regiment with Service No 202595 before being ki... Added to Edward Parker - 9th DLI - Blaydon (Wounded) - 2 days, 10 hours ago
Peter Smith - "The tragic story of Joe the Quilter has taken a happier turn almost 200 years after his death. Joe the Quilter - elderly widower Joseph Hedley - was killed in his cottage on the outskirts of Wa... Added to Jo the Quilter's Cottage (1825). - 1 week, 4 days ago
Simon Cotterill - Amazing aerial views of Codger Fort, great to see it from this perspective! thanks for sharing them. Added to Codger Fort - 2 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Ostmen (coal traders) Seal c.1600. The old freemen were divided into several companies or fraternities, of which the Ostmen were one. Also, called Hostmen or Hoastmen - spelling was a lot more flu... Added to The Seal of the Fraternity of the Ostmen of the Towne of Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Peter Smith - Swan House (now 55 Degrees North) in the Background. Added to 31264 and an UID BigLogo 47 at Newcastle - 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Isa henderson - My father was born there in 1923, his father was a shepherd there. Added to Makendon, Northumberland - 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing that Barbara. Added to Joseph Carruthers - 6th DLI - Consett (Wounded) - 4 weeks ago
Barbara Okin - This is my grandfather who died in 1963 in Consett. He was married to Margaret Stobbs and had 6 children. 5 girls and one boy. Margaret died in 1940. Added to Joseph Carruthers - 6th DLI - Consett (Wounded) - 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks very much for those comments Paul - I'll pass them on to Newcastle Libraries (the source of the photo and description). There was a caption for another photo of Gosforth High Street written ... Added to 023228:High Street Gosforth?? c.1895 [See Comments] - 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Paul Snaith - I have to say ,that I honestly don't think that is gosforth high street, Everything about it is wrong, From the fields and trees in the far background, to the lamppost in the centre, which appea... Added to 023228:High Street Gosforth?? c.1895 [See Comments] - 1 month, 2 weeks ago


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