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Kidland, Northumberland

Historical Description

Kidland, a township not included in any parish, and comprising the hamlets of Whiteburn Shank, Milkhope, Barrow Burn, and Rowhope, Northumberland, on a branch of the river Coquet, among the Cheviots, 14 miles NW by W of Rothbury. Acreage, 17, 094; population, 79. There are remains of ancient British earthworks and vestiges of Memmer Kirk.

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 
Poor Law unionRothbury 
WardCoquetdale 

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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