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Seaton Delaval, Northumberland

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Seaton Delaval, Northumberland

Seaton Delaval is a village in Northumberland, England, with a population of 4,371. It is the largest of the five villages in Seaton Valley and is the site of Seaton Delaval Hall, the masterpiece completed by Sir John Vanbrugh in 1727.
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNZ3075
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code0191
Population4,371 (2001)

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


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

Seaton Delaval, township and vil. with ry. sta., Earsdon par., Northumberland, 3 miles SW. of Blyth, 2653 ac. and 145 foreshore, pop. 3801; P.O.; has collieries and mfrs. of chemicals. The fine old mansion-house of Seaton Delaval, property of Lord Hastings, was destroyed by fire in 1822. A chapel (11th century) is within the grounds.

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