Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Pierce Bridge

Pierce Bridge, township and vil. with ry. sta., Gainford par., Durham - township, 973 ac. (17 water), pop. 206; vil., on river Tees, 5 miles W. of Darlington; P.O., T.O.; here the great Roman road from London to the Forth crossed the Tees.

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

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "township and village with railway station"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Gainford AP/CP       County Durham AncC
Place: Piercebridge

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