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Cliffe, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Cliffe, a township in Manfield parish, N.R. Yorkshire, on the river Tees, 5 miles W by N of Darlington. Post town, Darlington; money order and telegraph office, Fierce-bridge. Acreage, 707; population, 55.

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 CountyYorkshire 
Civil parishManfield 
Poor Law unionDarlington 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeGilling-West 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Cliffe from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

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


Newspapers and Periodicals

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