Place:


Stanley  County Durham

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Stanley like this:

Stanley, eccl. dist. and vil., Brancepeth par., Durham - dist. pop. 3865; vil., 8 miles W. of Durham; P.O., T.O.

Stanley through time

Stanley is now part of Derwentside district. Click here for graphs and data of how Derwentside has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Stanley itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Stanley, in Derwentside and County Durham | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/239

Date accessed: 19th November 2019


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