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Bowbank

Bowbank is a village in Lunedale, a side valley of Teesdale, in County Durham, England. For centuries it lies within the historic boundaries of the County of North Yorkshire, but along with the rest of the former Startforth rural district it was ...

Bradbury, County Durham

Bradbury is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated between Sedgefield and Newton Aycliffe, close to the A1 and A689, and is approximately 16 km from Middlesbrough. Bradbury is a small agricultural village. The moorland around it is o ...

Brafferton, County Durham

Brafferton is a village and civil parish in County Durham, England. It is administered as part of the borough of Darlington. The population of Brafferton Parish taken at the 2011 census was 154. It is situated between Darlington and Newton Ayclif ...

Brancepeth

Brancepeth is a village and civil parish in County Durham, in England. It is situated about 8 km from Durham on the A690 road between Durham and Weardale. The population of the civil parish taken at the 2011 census was 414. Brancepeth castle was ...

Brandon and Byshottles

Brandon and Byshottles is a civil parish and electoral ward in County Durham, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 17.774 increasing to 18.509 at the 2011 Census. The parish includes Brandon, New Brancepeth, Broompark, Lan ...

Bridge End, County Durham

Bridge End is a hamlet in County Durham, England. It is situated on the south bank of the River Wear, on the other side of Weardale from Frosterley, and near Hill End and White Kirkley.

Brierton

Brierton is a small village and civil parish in the borough of Hartlepool and the ceremonial county of County Durham, England. The village of Brierton, is itself situated a short distance to the south-west of Hartlepool, but there is also a subur ...

Brignall

Brignall is a village in the Pennines of England, situated close to Barnard Castle. The population at the 2011 Census remained less than 100. Details are kept within the parish of Rokeby. It was historically located in the North Riding of Yorkshi ...

Broom Hill, County Durham

Broom Hill is a small village in County Durham, England. It is situated to the north of Consett, near Ebchester and Medomsley. there is no village to broom hill, I know theres a Catholic Church called twigs because they have a school next to it i ...

Broompark

Broompark is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated some 3 miles west of Durham city. It was once the site of the Broompark colliery, operated by North Brancepeth Coal company. The oldest remaining buildings in the village are Broom ...

Browney

Browney is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated to the south-west of Durham and adjoins Meadowfield. It is part of the parish of Brandon and Byshottles. Browney mine closed in 1938. In Browney Wesleyan Church was built in 1887, to ...

Butsfield

Butsfield is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated a few miles to the south of Consett, near the village of Satley. Butsfield Burn Farm is the farm located at the centre of the Butsfield area. Butsfield was the murder of an emplo ...

Butterwick, County Durham

Butterwick is a small village in County Durham, England. It is situated a short distance to the south east of Fishburn. Butterwick is first mentioned in 1131, when he is called "Boterwyck", which means butter or dairy farm. In the West, South and ...

Carrville

Carrville is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated a short distance to the east of Durham, near to Moor End and Belmont. Carrville is part of the Belmont parish.

Cassop

Cassop is a village in County Durham, in England. It has a population of about 500 and is located near the city of Durham. A former mining village, mining is no longer the main occupation of Cassops inhabitants due to extensive mine closure over ...

Castleside

Castleside is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated a short distance to the south-west of Consett. The village centre is located on the main A68 road which runs between Edinburgh and Darlington and the village crossroads allow easy ...

Causey, County Durham

Around the Causey are a lot of ravines, valleys and denes, these are a relic of the ice age. The arch was built to cross one of these ravines. They had built a bridge of wood in 1725 which collapsed. A new bridge was built in 1726 which took more ...

Chilton Lane

Chilton Lane is situated a short distance to the south-east of Ferryhill, and immediately to the south of Ferryhill Station. Nearby are Great Chilton, East Chilton, Chilton Grange and Little Chilton.

Chilton Moor

Chilton Moor is a village in Tyne and Wear, England. The village is located between Houghton le Spring and Fence Houses on the Tyne and Wear/County Durham county boundary.

Cleatlam

Cleatlam is a village in County Durham, in England. At the 2011 Census, the population was less than 100. Information is now maintained under the parish of Staindrop. It is situated a few miles west of Darlington.

Clough Dene

Clough Dene is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated a short distance to the north of Tantobie, a few miles from Stanley and Annfield Plain.

Coatham Mundeville

Coatham Mundeville is a village in the borough of Darlington and the ceremonial county of County Durham, England. It is situated a short distance from Brafferton, on the A167 between Newton Aycliffe and Darlington.

Cockfield, County Durham

Cockfield is a village on the edge of Teesdale, County Durham, England. It is situated 8 miles to the south-west of Bishop Auckland, 15 miles north-west of Darlington and 40 miles south-west of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Remains found on Cockfield Fell ...

Copley, County Durham

Copley is a village of roughly 400 inhabitants in County Durham, in England. It is situated 9 miles to the west of Bishop Auckland, and 6 miles from the historic market town of Barnard Castle. It has an attractive rural setting close to the North ...

Cornforth

Cornforth is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated a short distance to the north-east of Ferryhill. Until the mid-Victorian era, when coal mining was in its heyday, in the County of Durham, was of Carnforth in the parish of Bishop M ...

Cornsay

Cornsay is a hamlet and civil parish in County Durham, England. The population of the Civil Parish taken at the 2011 census was 1.128. It is 6 miles southeast of Consett and 7 miles southwest of Durham. It consists of nineteen dwellings, includin ...

Cotherstone

Cotherstone is a village and civil parish in the Pennine hills, in Teesdale, County Durham, England. Cotherstone lies within the historic county boundaries of the North Riding of Yorkshire, but along with the rest of the former Startforth Rural D ...

Coundon

Coundon is an old mining village in County Durham, England. The Boldon Book mentions a mine in Coundon in the twelfth century. This article is about Coundon in County Durham. For Coundon in Coventry see the article Coundon, Coventry.

Coundon Grange

Coundon Grange is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated to the east of Bishop Auckland. In the 2001 census Coundon Grange had a population of 235.

Cow Green Reservoir

Cow Green Reservoir is a 2 miles long water reservoir built between 1967 and 1971 to supply the industries of Teesside in England. The reservoir acts as a regulating river flow reservoir water discharge in the river tees in dry conditions, so tha ...

Cowpen Bewley

Cowpen Bewley is a village within the borough of Stockton-on-Tees and ceremonial county of County Durham, England. Cowpen Bewley is located East of Billingham. Unlike typical villages, there are no shops or businesses. The only non-residential bu ...

Cowshill

Cowshill is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated at the top of Weardale, between Lanehead and Wearhead. In the 2001 census Cowshill had a population of 156. Church. Thomas 1912 is * Coleshill, and is the parish Church for Heatheryc ...

Craghead

Craghead is a former mining village in County Durham, England. It is located at the bottom of the valley to the south of Stanley, on the main road between Stanley and Durham, and not far from the village of Edmondsley. The village still has some ...

Crawleyside

Crawleyside is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated to the north of Stanhope, in Weardale. In the 2001 census Crawleyside had a population of 170. Crawley edge Cairns, in the field West of the village a series of forty-two bronz ...

Crimdon

Crimdon is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated on the North Sea coast, between Blackhall Rocks and Hartlepool on the A1086 road. Crimdon was formerly a popular holiday resort for miners and their families from nearby towns and vil ...

Crookhall

Crookhall is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated between Consett and Delves Lane. It is named after Crook Hall which once stood nearby.

Croxdale

Croxdale is a village in the civil parish of Croxdale and Hett, situated about 3 miles south of Durham City, in County Durham, England and on the A167 road, formerly part of the Great North Road. The village is on the route of the East Coast Main ...

Croxdale and Hett

Croxdale and Hett is a civil parish in County Durham, England. It is situated approximately four miles south of Durham. The population of the civil parish as taken at the 2011 census was 866. The parish includes the settlements: Hett. (Хетт) Crox ...

Daddry Shield

Daddry Shield is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated on the south side of the River Wear in Weardale, a short distance from St Johns Chapel. In the 2001 census Daddry Shield had a population of 177.

Dalton Park

Dalton Park is a shopping centre on the outskirts of Murton, County Durham, England. It is built on the site of the towns former colliery spoil heaps. It is the largest factory outlet style shopping centre in the North East, where branded goods a ...

Dalton Piercy

Dalton Piercy is a village and civil parish in the borough of Hartlepool and the ceremonial county of County Durham, in England. The population of the civil parish taken at the 2011 Cernsus was 289. It is situated 1 mile east of the A19 and 1 mil ...

Dalton-le-Dale

Dalton-le-Dale is a small village in County Durham, in England. The parish population taken at the 2011 census was 1.546. It is situated on the old A19 road between Seaham and Murton. Most of the village is located in a wooded valley bottom, stra ...

Deaf Hill

Deaf Hill is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated a short distance to the east of Trimdon Colliery. The origin of the name is not known. The alternative name for the village is Trimdon Station. Locally Deaf Hill is thought to have ...

Delves Lane

Delves Lane is a small village to the south of Consett, County Durham, England. The housing in the area was built as a suburb of Consett, historically providing housing for people working in the former mining and steel industries. The village has ...

Dipton, County Durham

Dipton is a village located in County Durham, England. It is situated to the north-east of Consett, 3 miles south west of Burnopfield and a short distance to the north-west of Annfield Plain. The local village school is called primary school Coll ...

East Blackdene

East Blackdene is a hamlet in County Durham, in England. It is situated to the north of the River Wear, on the opposite side of Weardale from St Johns Chapel.

East Briscoe

East Briscoe is a village in Baldersdale, in the Pennines district of County Durham, England. It is traditionally located in the North Riding of Yorkshire but along with the rest of the former Startforth Rural District it was transferred to Count ...

East Hedleyhope

East Hedleyhope is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated about 8 miles west of Durham, up the Deerness valley. The main village comprises two streets, West View and Deerness View, there are also a few houses on the other side of ...

East Kyo

East Kyo is a small hamlet in County Durham, England. It is situated a short distance to the west of Stanley, close to Annfield Plain, West Kyo, Oxhill and Harperley. The hamlet of East Kyo consists of two farms and East Kyo House, a former publi ...

Eastgate, County Durham

Eastgate is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated in Weardale, a few miles west of Stanhope. In the 2001 census Eastgate had a population of 163. Eastgate originally marked the Eastern border of the private hunting Park of the Princ ...