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Coupland or Copeland, Northumberland

Historical Description

Coupland or Copeland, a township in Kirk-Newton parish, Northumberland, on the river Glen, 4½ miles NW of Wooler. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Wooler. Acreage, 1542; population, 94. There is an ancient castle here, the seat of the Culley family, who are lords of the manor.

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


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

Ancient CountyNorthumberland 
Civil parishKirk Newton 
Poor Law unionGlendale 

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Land and Property

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