Fortherley, High, Northumberland
Fortherley, High, a township in Healey St John chapelry Bywell St Peter parish, Northumberland, 7 miles ESE of Hexham, and 2¼ from Riding Mill station on the N.E.R. Post town, Riding Mill; money order and telegraph office, Riding Mill. Acreage, 1654; population, 63.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Civil parish||Bywell St Peter|
|Poor Law union||Hexham|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Fortherley, High from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Fotherley, High)
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northumberland is available to browse.
Newspapers and Periodicals
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