HADSTON, a township, in the parish of Warkworth, union of Morpeth, E. division of Morpeth ward, N. division of Northumberland, 11 miles (N. N. E.) from Morpeth; containing 71 inhabitants. The township forms the head of the barony of Hadston, which belonged to the family of Heron. Rent-charges have been awarded as a commutation for the tithes, of which £154. 1. 8. are payable to the Bishop of Carlisle, and £22. 11. 3. to the vicar of the parish.