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Farnham, Northumberland

Historical Description

Farnham, a township in Alwinton parish, Northumberland, on the river Coquet, 5 miles W of Rothbury station on the North British railway. Post town, Morpeth. Acreage, 890 of land and 41 of water; population, 58.

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 parishAllenton 
Poor Law unionRothbury 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Farnham from the following:

Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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