Swinhoe, a township in Beadnell ecclesiastical parish, Bamburgh parish, Northumberland, 2 miles from Chathill station on the N.E.R., and 7 ESE of Belford. It has a post office under Chathill (R.S.O.); money order office, Beadnell; telegraph office, Chathill. Acreage, 1574 of land and 55 of water and foreshore; population, 126. The Duke of Northumberland is lord of the manor.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
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Directories & Gazetteers
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Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northumberland is available to browse.
Online maps of Swinhoe are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
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