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Ritton Colt Park and Ritton White House, Northumberland

Historical Description

Ritton Colt Park and Ritton White House, two townships in Nether Witton parish, Northumberland, 5½ miles & of Rothbury, and near Ewesley station on the North British railway. Acreage, 1071 and 648; population, 71 and 34. The manors belong to the Orde family.

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 parishNether Witton 
Civil parishNether Witton 
Poor Law unionRothbury 
WardMorpeth 

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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