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Kelloe, Durham

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Kelloe, Durham

Kelloe is a village and civil parish in County Durham, England. It is situated to the south-east of Durham. The village of Kelloe with a name that derives from Caluh Law (Bare Hill) had eight small coal mines in its vicinity during the last century but its history goes back well before the days of mining.
Post townDURHAM
Administrative CountyDurham
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ3436
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityDurham
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCounty Durham and Darlington
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCounty Durham and Darlington
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code0191

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

Kelloe, par., township, and vil., Durham - par. (containing Coxhoe, Thornley, Wingate, &c.), 11,236 ac., pop. 13,398; township, 1596 ac., pop. 937; vil., 6½ miles SE. of Durham; P.O.

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