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Longridge, Northumberland

Historical Description

Longridge, a small village and a township in Norham parish, Northumberland, 3¼ miles SW of Berwick-on-Tweed town and railway station. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Berwick. Acreage of township, 561; population, 93. Longridge Towers is a chief residence.

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 parishNorham 
Poor Law unionBerwick-upon-Tweed 

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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