Earle or Yearle, Northumberland
Earle or Yearle, a township in Wooler parish, Northumberland, 1 mile SW of Wooler. Post, money order, and telegraph office, Wooler. Acreage, 1235; population, 76. Earle House was the seat of the Biddlestones, and passed to the Selbys. The Earl of Tankerville is lord of the manor.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
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Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Earle or Yearle from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Earl, or Yeard-Hill)
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northumberland is available to browse.
Newspapers and Periodicals
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