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The poor law union of Bellingham comprises thirty-seven parishes and places, and contains a population of 7462.<ref>''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' (1848), pp. 203-207.  http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50791 Date accessed: 14 March 2011.</ref><br>
  
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For more information on the history of the workhouse, see Peter Higginbotham's website: [http://www.workhouses.org.uk www.workhouses.org.uk] and [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Bellingham/ Bellingham Workhouse]<br>
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== Parishes in the Union ==
  
 
[[Bellingham, Northumberland]]<br>[[Birtley, Northumberland]]<br>[[Corsenside, Northumberland]]<br>[[Falstone, Northumberland]]<br>[[Greystead, Northumberland]]<br>[[Kirkharle, Northumberland]]<br>[[Kirkwhelpington, Northumberland]]<br>[[Ramshope, Northumberland]]<br>[[Thockrington, Northumberland]]<br>[[Wark, Northumberland]]<br><br>
 
[[Bellingham, Northumberland]]<br>[[Birtley, Northumberland]]<br>[[Corsenside, Northumberland]]<br>[[Falstone, Northumberland]]<br>[[Greystead, Northumberland]]<br>[[Kirkharle, Northumberland]]<br>[[Kirkwhelpington, Northumberland]]<br>[[Ramshope, Northumberland]]<br>[[Thockrington, Northumberland]]<br>[[Wark, Northumberland]]<br><br>
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[[Category:Poor_Law_Unions_in_Northumberland]] [[Category:Northumberland Poor Law Unions]]

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History[edit | edit source]


The poor law union of Bellingham comprises thirty-seven parishes and places, and contains a population of 7462.[1]

For more information on the history of the workhouse, see Peter Higginbotham's website: www.workhouses.org.uk and Bellingham Workhouse

Parishes in the Union[edit | edit source]

Bellingham, Northumberland
Birtley, Northumberland
Corsenside, Northumberland
Falstone, Northumberland
Greystead, Northumberland
Kirkharle, Northumberland
Kirkwhelpington, Northumberland
Ramshope, Northumberland
Thockrington, Northumberland
Wark, Northumberland