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Linmouth, Northumberland

Historical Description

Linmouth, a township in Woodhorn parish, Northumberland, on the coast, at the mouth of the river Line, 7 miles NE by E of Morpeth, and 1 mile from Newbiggin-by-the-Sea station on the N.E.R. Post town, Morpeth. Acreage, 342, besides 31 of foreshore; population, 10. Dunes or sand hills are 40 feet high.

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 parishWoodhorn 
Poor Law unionMorpeth 
WardMorpeth 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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