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Slaggyford, Northumberland

Historical Description

Slaggyford, a hamlet in Knaresdale parish, Northumberland, with a station on the Alston railway, 8½ miles S of Haltwhistle. It has a post office under Carlisle; money order and telegraph office, Alston. Two annual fairs for cattle and horses are held. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers related to Northumberland online:

RegionNorth East
Postal districtCA8
Post TownBrampton