Shoreswood Township, 1848


SHORESWOOD, a township, in the parish of Norham, union of Berwick-upon-Tweed, N. division of Northumberland, 6½ miles (S.W. by S.) from Berwick; containing 315 inhabitants, chiefly employed in the adjacent coal-mines. The township has a straggling village situated on the road between West Allerton and Norham; and belongs to the Dean and Chapter of Durham, whose tithes here have been commuted for a rentcharge of £162.

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.

Shoreswood, Northumberland
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Shoreswood, Northumberland
- Overview Map Street View Shoreswood is a hamlet in Northumberland, near the Scottish boarder, located about 5 miles south-west of Berwick-uopn-Tweed and 3 miles east of Norham. There was a ...

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