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Raw, Northumberland

Historical Description

Raw, a township in Rothbury parish, Northumberland, 3 miles from Rothbury. Acreage, 1669 of land and 22 of water; population, 71. The Brinkburn station on a section of the North British railway is in this township. The Duke of Northumberland is lord of the manor and sole landowner.

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

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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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