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Melkridge, Northumberland

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Melkridge, Northumberland

  Melkridge is a village and civil parish in Northumberland, England on the river South Tyne. The village of Melkridge is in the south of the parish, and is about two miles (3 km) east of Haltwhistle along the A69 road. As of the 2001 the civil parish had a population of 212.
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNY7364
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code01434
Population212 (2001 UK census)

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

Melkridge, township and vil., Haltwhistle par., Northumberland, on river South Tyne, 2 miles E. of Haltwhistle, 4460 ac., pop. 306.

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