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Newport, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Newport, a hamlet now forming part of the borough of Middlesborough, in the N.R. Yorkshire, on the river Tees, at the boundary with Durham. It has a station on the N.E.R., a post, money order, and telegraph office (T.S.O.) under Middlesborough, and it transacts business in connection with neighbouring collieries, ironworks, and potteries. See MIDDLESBOROUGH.

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

Church Records

Findmypast, in conjunction with various Archives, Local Studies, and Family History Societies have the following parish records online for Newport:


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the North Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following North Riding newspapers online: