Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Rainton, East

Rainton, East, eccl. dist. and township, Houghton le Spring par., in co. and 5 miles NE. of Durham - dist., pop. 1952; township, 1091 ac., pop. 1680; P.O.; has coal mines.


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

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "ecclesiastical district and township"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Houghton le Spring AP/CP       County Durham AncC
Place names: EAST RAINTON     |     RAINTON     |     RAINTON EAST
Place: East Rainton

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