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Greys Forest, Northumberland

Historical Description

Greys Forest, a township in Kirknewton parish, Northumberland, 9 miles WNW of Wooler, and 2 from Kirknewton station on the N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Coldstream. Acreage, 6585; population, 38. Earl Grey 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 parishKirk Newton 
Poor Law unionGlendale 
WardGlendale 

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.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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