Aydon Northumberland Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Last Updated on October 13, 2018Aydon, a township in Corbridge parish, Northumberland; 2 miles NE of Corbridge, midway thence to the Roman wall. Acres, 750. Pop., 78. Houses, 15. Lead ore and coal occur; and Roman remains have been found. Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. …

Aydon Castle Northumberland Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Last Updated on October 13, 2018Aydon-Castle, a township in Corbridge parish, Northumberland; 1½ mile N of Corbridge. Acres, 393. Pop., 30. Houses, 5. A fortified house of the Aydon family was built here, in the time of Edward I., on the side of a ravine; and still stands well in a state of ruin. It …