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Netherwitton, Northumberland

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Netherwitton, Northumberland

Netherwitton is a village in Northumberland, England about 8 miles west of Morpeth. A former cotton-mill now converted into residential housing, the old village school also converted into a house, an old bridge whence the pretty little church is visible, and a number of cottages and gardens comprise the village. The old cross, dated 1689, still stands in a garden beyond the green. Most of the common about it has been appropriated and planted with trees.
Post townMORPETH
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNZ0990
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code01670
Population272 (2001 census)

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

Nether Witton ~ Witton ~ Witton By The Waters ~ Witton Nether

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

Netherwitton, Northumberland, 4 m. N. of Angerton sta. and 8 m. W. of Morpeth; P.O. See WITTON, NETHER.

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