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Shilbottle, Northumberland

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Shilbottle, Northumberland

Shilbottle (ancient name Shilbotel) is a village in Northumberland, north-east England, located 3 miles south-east of Alnwick, and 5 miles from the coast and Alnmouth. The village stands close to the A1.
Post townAlnwick
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNU1908
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code01665
Population1,349 (2001 census)

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

Shilbottle, par., township, and vil., Northumberland - par., 7905 ac., pop. 947; township, 3000 ac., pop. 428; vil., 3 miles SE. of Alnwick; P.O.

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