Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Sockburn

Sockburn, township, Durham, and par., mostly in North-Riding Yorkshire - par., 2795 ac. (114 water), pop. 213; township, 710 ac. (58 water), pop. 44; contains Sockburn Hall, seat, 6 miles E. of Darlington.

(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "township"   (ADL Feature Type: "countries, 4th order divisions")
Administrative units: County Durham AncC
Place: Sockburn

Go to the linked place page for a location map, and for access to other historical writing about the place. Pages for linked administrative units may contain historical statistics and information on boundaries.