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Eachwick, Northumberland

Historical Description

Eachwick, a township in Heddon-on-the-Wall parish, Northumberland, on the river Pont, 91' miles WNW of New-castle-upon-Tyne. Acreage, 984; population, 68. It anciently hore the name of Achewic, was given in 1140 by Robert Delavel to Hexham Abbey, and passed through the Fenwicks and others to the Spsarmans.

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 parishHeddon on the Wall 
Poor Law unionCastle ward 
WardCastle 

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 districtNE18
Post TownNewcastle Upon Tyne