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Mordon, Durham

Historical Description

Mordon or Morden, a township in Sedgefield parish, Durham, on the river Skeme, 8 miles NE of Darlington and 2¼ from Sedgefield station on the N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Ferry Hill. Acreage, 1570; population, 133. A small Wesleyan chapel was erected in 1892. Mordon Carr is a tract of bog land.

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

Land and Property

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


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

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers covering county Durham online:

CountyCounty Durham
RegionNorth East
Postal districtTS21
Post TownStockton-On-Tees