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Fawns, Northumberland

Historical Description

Fawns, a township in Kirkwhelpington parish, Northumberland, 13½ miles W of Morpeth, 1 mile from Scots Gap station on the North British railway. Acreage, 273; population, 7

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 parishKirk Whelpington 
Poor Law unionBellingham 
WardTindale 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Fawns from the following:


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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