Choppington  Northumberland


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

CHOPPINGTON, a township and a chapelry in Bedlington parish, Northumberland. The township lies on the river Wansbeck, and on the Morpeth and Blyth railway, 3¼ miles ESE of Morpeth; and has a station on the railway, and a post office under Morpeth. The chapelry was constituted in 1862. Pop. . about 3, 000. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Durham. Value, £200. The church was built in 1867, at a cost of £1, 950.

Additional information about this locality is available for Bedlington

Choppington through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Choppington, in Wansbeck and Northumberland | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 10th December 2018

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