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Halidon Hill, Northumberland

Historical Description

Halidon Hill, an eminence on the N verge of Northumberland, rising gradually from the river Tweed, 2 miles W of Berwick. A battle was fought here in 1333, between the English and the Scots, and is the subject of a drama by Sir Walter Scott.

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

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northumberland is available to browse.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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