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Lyham or Lyam, Northumberland

Historical Description

Lyham or Lyam, a hamlet in Chatton parish, Northumberland, 4 miles WSW of Belford station on the N.E.R., and 6 from Wooler.

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


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyNorthumberland 
Civil parishChatton 
Poor Law unionGlendale 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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