Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Willington

Willington, eccl. dist. and township with ry. sta., Brancepeth par., Durham, 5 miles N. of Bishop Auckland - dist., pop. 7099; township, 1452 ac., pop. 5006; P.O., T.O.; has large collieries.

(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "ecclesiastical district and township with railway station"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Willington Tn/CP       County Durham AncC
Place: Willington

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