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Dilston, Northumberland

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Dilston, Northumberland

Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNY9763
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
 

Other names by which Dilston, Northumberland has been known in the past

Devilstone ~ Divelston

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

Dilston, township, Corbridge par., S. Northumberland, on Devil's Water, 2½ m. SE. of Hexham, 2224 ac. (57 water), pop. 206. Dilston Castle (in ruins) was the residence of the last Earl of Derwentwater (1689-1716).

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