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Beal, Northumberland

Historical Description

Beal, a hamlet in Kyloe parish, Northumberland, on the N.E.R., opposite Holy Island, 8½ miles SE of Berwick. It, includes Lowlin, and has a station on the railway and a post office (R.S.O.) It was the residence of the famous Irish female saint, Begogh.

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 parishKyloe 
Poor Law unionBerwick-Upon-Tweed 
WardIslandshire 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northumberland is available to browse.


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyNorthumberland
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland
Postal districtTD15
Post TownBerwick-Upon-Tweed