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Westmoor, Northumberland

Historical Description

Westmoor, a hamlet in Killingworth and Long Benton parishes, Northumberland, with a post office of the name of Westmoor Colliery under Newcastle-on-Tyne; money order and telegraph office, Forest Hall. There are collieries, and Wesleyan, Primitive, and New Connexion Methodist chapels.

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.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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