Brierton  County Durham


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Brierton like this:

BRIERTON, or Brearton, a township in Stranton parish, Durham; near the Hartlepool railway, 3½ miles SW by S of Hartlepool. Acres, 748. Real property, £512. Pop., 30. Houses, 4.

Brierton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 25th March 2019

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