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Riplington, Northumberland

Historical Description

Riplington, a township in Whalton parish, Northumberland, 6 miles WSW of Morpeth, and 1½ mile from Meldon station on the North British railway. Acreage, 379; population, 7. Lord Decies is lord of the manor.

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 parishWhalton 
Poor Law unionCastle ward 

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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