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Newtown (Rothbury), Northumberland

Historical Description

Newtown, a township in Rothbury parish, Northumberland, 1½ mile from Rothbury station on the North British railway. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Rothbury. Acreage, 925; population, 32. The property belongs to the Duke of Northumberland.

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 parishRothbury 
Poor Law unionRothbury 
WardCoquetdale 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Newtown (Rothbury) from the following:


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northumberland is available to browse.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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