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Headlam, Durham

Historical Description

Headlam, a village and a township in Gainford parish, Durham, 7½ miles WNW from Darlington, and 1½ mile from <3ainford station on the N.E.E. Acreage, 808; population, 87.

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 CountyCounty Durham 
Civil parishGainford 
Poor Law unionTeesdale 
WardDarlington 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Headlam from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyCounty Durham
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland
Postal districtDL2
Post TownDarlington