Helmington  County Durham


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

HELMINGTON, a village in Hunwick and Helmington township, Auckland-St. Andrew parish, Durham; on the river Wear, 2½ miles N by W of Bishop-Auckland. It has a national school.

Additional information about this locality is available for Hunwick

Helmington through time

Helmington 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 Helmington itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 11th August 2022

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