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Wallbottle, Northumberland

Historical Description

Wallbottle, a township in Newburn parish, Northumberland, 5 miles W by N of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and 1 mile from Newburn station on the N.E.R. It has a post office under Newcastle-upon-Tyne; money order and telegraph office, Newburn. Acreage, 1420; population, 1190. The Duke of Northumberland is lord of the manor. There are extensive collieries; also a Wesleyan chapel and a mission room.

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 parishNewburn 
Poor Law unionCastle ward 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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