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Bewick, New and Old, Northumberland

Historical Description

Bewick, New and Old, two townships in Eglingham parish, Northumberland, on the river Till, 7¼ and 6½ miles SE of Wooler. Acreage, 1140 and 5519; population of New Bewick, 74, and of Old, 165. Two ancient British camps, and the Cateran's or Robber's Hole, are here. Alnwick is the post town. The nearest station is Wooperton on the N.E.B.

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

Land and Property

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