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Easington Village Civil Parish


The ancient parish of Easington covered a wide geographical area, with St Mary's as the parish church. In 1894, Easington Parish Council was established, taking over the civic responsibilities of the ecclesiastical (religious) parish. When the coal mine was established in 1899, the settlement of Easington Colliery grew, within the civil parish of Easington. In 1983, Easington Village and Easington Colliery became separate civil parishes. Easington Village Parish Council held it’s first election in May 1984.[1]

Settlements: Easington Village

Population: 2,171 (2011 Census)

Civil Parishes in County Durham Easington Parish, 1848 Easington Historic Buildings and Monuments in Easington Village
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Easington Village Parish Council
- Official Website of Easington Village Parish Council

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- Overview About Easington Map Street View   Easington is a town in eastern County Durham, England. It comprises the ancient village of Easington Village and the ex-mining town of Easington ...
Easington Parish, 1848
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Easington Parish, 1848
- EASINGTON (St. Mary), a parish, and the head of a union, in the S. division of Easington ward, N. division of the county of Durham, 9½ miles (E.) from Durham; ...

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