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Falstone, Northumberland

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Falstone, Northumberland

Falstone is a small village in Northumberland, England, just south of Kielder Water. The village is 8 miles from the Anglo–Scottish border. The name Falstone means "speckled stone". Falstone holds a popular annual agricultural show.
Post townHEXHAM
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNY7287
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code01434
 

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

Falstone, par. and vil. with ry. sta., S. Northumberland, 8 miles NW. of Bellingham, 63,078 ac. (416 water), pop. 755; P.O.

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