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Glanton, Northumberland

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Glanton, Northumberland

  Glanton is a small rural village, in the county of Northumberland, England. Historically, Glanton was a relatively industrial village, although in recent years the level of industry has declined. Agriculture now dominates the surrounding area.
Post townALNWICK
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNU0714
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code01665
Population222 (2001 census)

Glanton, Northumberland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Glanton, township and vil., Whittingham par., N. Northumberland, 8 miles W. of Alnwick, 1392 ac., pop. 498; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity of vil. is the seat of Glanton Pyke.

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