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Tranwell and High Church, Northumberland

Historical Description

Tranwell and High Church, a township in Morpeth parish, Northumberland, 2 miles SSW of Morpeth town and railway stations. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Morpeth. Acreage, 1236; population, 73. The Earl of Carlisle 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 parishMorteth 
Poor Law unionMorpeth 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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