Fast Search

You are Here: Home / West Whorlton

Tyne and Wear HER(1579): West Whorlton - Details

Back to Search Results


1579


Newcastle


West Whorlton


Whorlton


NZ16NE


Agriculture and Subsistence



Farm


Post Medieval


C17


Documentary Evidence


Whorlton was part of the manor of Newburn, and was not separated from Newburn by definate boundaries until a comparitively late date. East Whorlton was said in 1825 to have consisted of one farmhold and four cottages. The township belonged to the Duke of Northumberland. A survey of the Lordship of Newburn by J. Thompson 1767, shows Whorleton (Whorlton Hall), Whorleton Moor House (Low Whorlton) and West Whorleton.


1918


6792


NZ19186792



<< HER 1579 >> E. Mackenzie, 1825, Northumberland,Vol II, p 385 1843, Whorlton Tithe Award, Northumberland Records Office -DT 509 M J. Thompson, 1767, Survey of the Lordship of Newburn, Northumberland Records Office NRO Sant/Beq/9/1/1/24; M.H. Dodds, 1930, A history of Northumberland XIII, p. 158; Whorlton Tithe Map 1847 (Woodhorn NRO DT 509 M)

Back to Search Results