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Walwick, Northumberland

Historical Description

Walwick, a hamlet in Warden parish, Northumberland, on the Roman Wall, 4½ miles N by W of Hexham station on the North-Eastern and North-British railways. Post town, Hexham; money order and telegraph office, Humshaugh. Walwick Grange was a seat of the Erringtons, and is now a farmhouse. There was formerly a Roman station here, and many interesting relics have been found.

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 parishWarden 
Poor Law unionHexham 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Walwick from the following:

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Walwick are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

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RegionNorth East
Postal districtNE46
Post TownHexham