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Newton, Northumberland

Historical Description

Newton, a township in Bywell St Peter parish, Northumberland, 3 miles from Stocksfield station on the N.E.R., and 6½ E of Hexham. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Stocksfield. Acreage, 791; population, 171.

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 parishBywell St Peter 
Poor Law unionHexham 
WardTindale 

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.


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyNorthumberland
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland
Postal districtNE43
Post TownStocksfield