Falstone - Northumberland Communities

  • Description

    "Falstone village, lying within the North Tyne valley, is perhaps mostly associated today as being situated near to the Kielder Dam. The development of the dam however is quite a recent development in the history of the village and the area in general. The village of Falstone is situated on the banks of the North Tyne river, nine miles northwest of Bellingham and 26 miles northwest of Hexham.The early nineteenth century trade directories name the village as making up part of the township of Plashetts. Falstone parish was created in 1811..."
  • Owner

    Northumberland County Council
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    Link: http://communities.northumberland.gov.uk/Falstone.htm
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years, 1 month ago
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