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Preston (Ellingham), Northumberland

Historical Description

Preston, a township in Ellingham parish, Northumberland, 6½ miles N of Alnwick, and 1 mile from Chathill station on the N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Chathill (R.S.O.) Acreage, 454; population, 62.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyNorthumberland 
Civil parishEllingham 
Poor Law unionBelford 

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.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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