Shoreston or Shoston, Northumberland
Shoreston or Shoston, a township in Bamborough parish, Northumberland, on the coast, 7 miles ESE of Belford, and 4 from Lucker station on the North British railway. Post town, Chathill (R.S.O.); money order office,. North Sunderland; telegraph office, Sea House. Acreage, 687, and 70 of foreshore; population, 95.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
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Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Shoreston or Shoston from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848 (Shoston, or Shoreston)
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northumberland is available to browse.
Newspapers and Periodicals
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