Sheepwash, Northumberland

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Sheepwash
Location within Northumberland
OS grid reference NZ255855
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CHOPPINGTON
Postcode district NE62
Dialling code 01670
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55°09′47″N1°36′04″W / 55.163°N 1.601°W / 55.163; -1.601 Coordinates: 55°09′47″N1°36′04″W / 55.163°N 1.601°W / 55.163; -1.601

 

Sheepwash is a village and former civil parish, now in the parish of Ashington, in the county of Northumberland, England. It is adjacent to Stakeford and Guide Post and across the River Wansbeck from Ashington. In 1931 the parish had a population of 68. [1]

Governance

The parish was formed on 31 March 1896 when Ashington and Sheepwash was abolished and split to form separate parishes, [2] on 1 April 1935 the parish was abolished and merged with Ashington. [3]

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References

  1. "Population statistics Sheepwash Ch/CP through time". A Vision of Britain through Time . Retrieved 25 January 2022.
  2. "Morpeth Registration District". UKBMD. Retrieved 8 May 2022.
  3. "Relationships and changes Sheepwash Ch/CP through time". A Vision of Britain through Time. Retrieved 25 January 2022.