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Millshields, Northumberland

Historical Description

Millshields, a village in Espershields township, Bywell St Peter parish, Northumberland, 7¼ miles SE of Hexham, and 5 from Consett station on the N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Riding Mill (R.S.O.)

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

Administration

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

Ancient CountyNorthumberland 
Civil parishBywell St Peter 
Poor Law unionHexham 
WardTindale 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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


Newspapers and Periodicals

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