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Benridge (Mitford), Northumberland

Historical Description

Benridge, a township in Mitford parish, Northumberland, 2 miles WNW of Morpeth, which is the railway station. Its area is 1092 acres; population, 59. It is the property of the Earl of Carlisle, who 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 parishMitford 
Poor Law unionMorpeth 
WardMorpeth 

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.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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