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Ramshope, Northumberland

Historical Description

Ramshope, formerly an extra-parochial tract, is now part of Byrness ecclesiastical parish, Northumberland. It is situated among the Cheviots, under Carter Fell, on the north side of the river Reed, 16 miles NW of Bellingham.

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 
Poor Law unionBellingham 
WardCoquetdale 

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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