Abbey-Lands, a township, in the parish and union of Alnwick, E division of Coquetdale ward, N. division of Northumberland; containing 295 inhabitants. Heckley House belongs to Josh. Hewitson, Esq.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis Fifth Edition Published London; by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South. M. DCCC. XLV.