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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 BackbarrowBamptonBampton GrangeBarbonBarrow-in-FurnessBassenthwaiteBeaumontBeck FootBeethamBewcastleBiggar Village (Walney Island) BiglandsBigriggBirkby (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  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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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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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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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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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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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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Latest pages
West Cornforth Primary School Added to Cornforth - 3 hours ago
Holy Trinity Church, Cornforth Added to Cornforth - 4 hours ago
War Memorial, Cornforth Added to Cornforth - 1 day, 17 hours ago
Cornforth Civil Parish Added to Civil Parishes in County Durham - 1 day, 18 hours ago
Captain Cook Pub, Durham St, Middlesbrough Added to Middlehaven - 1 day, 19 hours ago
Newfield (Bishop Auckland) Added to County Durham - 2 days, 5 hours ago
Kelton Iron Ore Mine Added to Kelton, Cumbria - 2 days, 14 hours ago
Kelton, Cumbria Added to Cumbria - 2 days, 17 hours ago
Historic Buildings and Monuments in Dufton Civil Parish Added to Dufton Civil Parish - 2 days, 18 hours ago
Keisley Added to Cumbria - 2 days, 19 hours ago
Latest comments
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 - 2 weeks, 3 days 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 - 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Alan McGowan - That's not Hendon. It is Margaret St in Grangetown. I used to live there. Added to Hendon, Sunderland - 1 month ago
Peter Smith - Added to Robb, W - N F - 1 month, 1 week ago
Simon Cotterill - The building is now 'The Brewery', having been Fitzgeralds for many years. Added to ACC 15391 Exchange Buildings - 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - F.E. Maughan's hardware shop on the corner - still going strong! Added to ACC 9494 Park Avenue - 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Amazing photo - thanks for sharing this Discover North Tyneside! When I moved to Whitley Bay many years ago I saw the hexagonal concrete bases for the chalets and presumed that they were old gun em... Added to ACC 8060 The Chalets, North Promenade - 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Nigel McMurray - These are the arms of the Heath Family of County Durham. Of Anglo-Saxon origin, the family has long been associated with medical research and hospitals. It was a major funder of the Newcastle Medi... Added to Coat of arms on Sutherland House, College Street, NE1 - 2 months, 1 week ago
Nigel McMurray - DUCM on the chimney stands for Durham University College of Medicine as the building from 1851 , though known as the Newcastle College of Medicine, was subservient to Durham University. It was not... Added to Chimneys and inscribed stone, Sutherland House, College Street, NE1 - 2 months, 1 week ago
Nigel McMurray - There are two errors and two significant omissions from this brief biography. To state "[Sutherland] of Hethpool House, Kirknewton" is only partially correct in that Hethpool was his country reside... Added to Arthur Munro Sutherland (1867 - 1953) - 2 months, 1 week ago


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