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Glenwhett, Northumberland

Historical Description

Glenwhett, a hamlet in Blenkinsop township, Halt-whistle parish, Northumberland, near the Roman Wall, one-fourth of a mile from Greenhead station on the Carlisle and Newcastle railway, and 3¼ miles W by N of Haltwhistle. It is separated by Tippal Burn from Greenhead village, and has an inn, the garden wall of which includes a Roman altar.

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

Land and Property

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