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Frosterley, Durham

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Frosterley, Durham

Frosterley is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated in Weardale, on the River Wear close to its confluence with Bollihope Burn; between Wolsingham and Stanhope; 18 miles west of Durham City and 26 miles southwest of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Frosterley is on the Weardale Railway. Heritage trains currently run to Stanhope and Wolsingham
Post townBISHOP AUCKLAND
Administrative CountyDurham
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ0237
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDurham
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCounty Durham and Darlington
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCounty Durham and Darlington
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code01388
 

Frosterley, Durham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Frosterley, eccl. dist. and vil. with ry. sta., Stanhope and Wolsingham pars., S. Durham -- dist., pop. 1440; vil., on river Wear, 3 m. SE. of Stanhope; P.O.

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