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Doxford, Northumberland

Historical Description

Doxford, a township in Ellingham parish, Northumberland, 2½ miles from Chathill station on the N.E.R., and 7 N of Alnwick. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Chathill. Acreage, 608; population, 95.

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 parishEllingham 
Poor Law unionAlnwick 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Doxford from the following:

Land and Property

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


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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RegionNorth East
Postal districtNE67
Post TownChathill