Hurst, a township in Woodhorn parish, Northumberland, 5½ miles ENE of Morpeth, and 2 from Newbiggin. Post town, Morpeth; money order and telegraph office, Ashington. Acreage, 402; population, 57. The township consists of High Hurst and Low Hurst. The Duke of Portland is lord of the manor of High Hurst.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Poor Law union||Morpeth|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Hurst from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Hurst)
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northumberland is available to browse.
Newspapers and Periodicals
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