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Thornbrough, Northumberland

Historical Description

Thornbrough, a township in Corbridge parish, Northumberland, 6 miles E of Hexham, and 2 from Corbridge station on a section of the N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Corbridge (R.S.O.) Acreage, 782; population, 52.

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 CountyYorkshire 
Civil parishSouth Kilvington 
Poor Law unionThirsk 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeBirdforth 

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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