Place:


Acton  Northumberland

 

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

ACTON and OLD FELTON, a township in Felton parish, Northumberland; near the river Coquet, 3 miles ENE of Acklington r. station, and 7½ S of Alnwick. Acres, 1,244. Pop., 93. Houses, 21.

Acton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/8662

Date accessed: 24th May 2022


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