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Fairnley, Northumberland

Historical Description

Fairnley, a township in Cambo parish, Northumberland, 12 miles W of Morpeth. The nearest station is at Knowes-gate on the North British railway. Acreage, 216; population, 2. The Right Hon. Sir G. Otto Trevelyan, Bart., P.O., 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 parishHartburn 
Poor Law unionRothbury 
WardTindale 

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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