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Adderstone, Northumberland

Historical Description

Adderstone, a township in Lucker parish, Northumberland, 1 mile W of Lacker railway station, and 3 miles SSE of Belford. Acreage, 2693; population, 247. Post town, Belford, which is the money order and telegraph office. Adderstone Hall, a fine mansion, and Twizell House are in the neighbourhood. The Duke of Northumberland is lord of the manor.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyNorthumberland 
Civil parishBambrough 
Poor Law unionBelford 
WardBambrough 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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