Shipley is a hamlet within the Civil Parish of Eglingham in Northumberland.
SHIPLEY, a township, in the parish of Eglingham
, union of Alnwick, N. division of Coquetdale ward and of Northumberland, 4½ miles (N.W. by N.) from Alnwick; containing 124 inhabitants. The township includes the southern parts of the parish, and the road between Eglingham and Alnwick passes through it.
Extract from: A Topographical Dictionary of England comprising the several counties, cities, boroughs, corporate and market towns, parishes, and townships..... 7th Edition, by Samuel Lewis, London, 1848.