Place:


Middlestone  County Durham

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Middlestone like this:

MIDDLESTONE, a township in Auckland-St. Andrew parish, Durham; 3¼ miles ENE of Bishop-Auckland. Acres, 879. Real property, £2,859; of which £1,600 are in mines, and £28 in quarries. Pop., 497. Houses, 95. Coal is worked by the Black Boy Coal company.

Middlestone through time

Middlestone is now part of Wear Valley district. Click here for graphs and data of how Wear Valley has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Middlestone itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Middlestone, in Wear Valley and County Durham | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/5297

Date accessed: 17th November 2019


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