Newbiggin  Northumberland


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

NEWBIGGIN, a township in Shotley parish, Northumberland; on the river Derwent at the boundary with Durham, 9½ miles S by E of Hexham. Acres, 2,056. Pop., 69. Houses, 10. The property belongs to the Rev. D. Capper.

Newbiggin through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 17th October 2021

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