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West Woodburn, Northumberland

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West Woodburn, Northumberland

  West Woodburn is a village in north-western Northumberland, England. The 2001 census recorded a population of 492 in the Parish Council area of Corsenside of which West Woodburn is the main settlement. The village is situated 15 miles south of the border with Scotland and about 13 miles north of Hexham. West Woodburn lies on the line of Dere Street, a Roman road which linked Eburacum (York) and to the area around Din Eidyn, and thus later York to Scotland.
Post townHEXHAM
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNY8986
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
Population492 [2001]
 

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