Place:


Burnmoor  County Durham

 

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

BOURN-MOOR, a township in Houghton-le-Spring parish, Durham; 2 miles N of Houghton-le-Spring. Acres, 500. Pop., 973. Houses, 198. Here are some brine springs.

Burnmoor through time

Burnmoor is now part of Chester le Street district. Click here for graphs and data of how Chester le Street has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Burnmoor itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Burnmoor, in Chester le Street and County Durham | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/4177

Date accessed: 18th June 2024


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