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Millfield St Mark, Durham

Historical Description

Millfield St Mark, a chapelry, with a railway station, in Bishop Wearmouth parish, Durham, 1 mile W of Sunderland. It has a post, money order, and telegraph office (T.S.O.) under Sunderland. It was constituted in 1868. Population, 13,657. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Durham; gross value, £420 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of Durham. The church, consecrated in 1872, consists of chancel, nave, aisles, transepts, and bell-turret. See SUNDERLAND.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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