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Newton on the Moor, Northumberland

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Newton on the Moor, Northumberland

  Newton on the Moor is a village in Northumberland, England. It is located 5 miles south of Alnwick, on the old route of the A1 road although the village has now been bypassed just to the east. The village in the civil parish of Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland, which also includes the village of Swarland, south-west of Newton on the Moor. The population of the parish is 822. The village is a conservation area. A settlement existed at Newton on the Moor in the late 13th century.
Post townMORPETH
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNU1605
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code01665

Other names by which Newton on the Moor, Northumberland has been known in the past

Newton On The Moor

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

Newton on the Moor, township and vil., Shilbottle par., Northumberland, 6 miles S. of Alnwick, 940 ac., pop. 233; P.O.

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