Moorhouse, a township in Houghton-le-Spring parish, Durham, on the river Wear, 3½ miles NE of Durham, and 1½ mile from South Hetton station on the N.E.R. Acreage, 272; population, 90.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ancient County||County Durham|
|Civil parish||Houghton le Spring|
|Poor Law union||Houghton-le-Spring|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
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Land and Property
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Newspapers and Periodicals
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