|Type||Township, Civil parish|
|Located in||Northumberland, England ( - 1955)|
|See also||Embleton, Northumberland, England||ancient parish of which it was part|
|Bamburgh Ward, Northumberland, England||ancient division in which it was located|
|Alnwick Rural, Northumberland, England||rural district of which it was part 1894-1955Rennington, Northumberland, England|civil parish which it joined in 1955|
- source: Family History Library Catalog
- the text in this section is based on an article in Wikipedia
Broxfield is the name of a small area of farms in Northumberland, England, off the B1340 road. The land formed a civil parish in Alnwick Rural District until 1955, when it was incorporated into the parish of Rennington. Historically it was part of the ancient parish of Embleton.
A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Broxfield from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:
- "BROXFIELD, a township in Embleton parish, Northumberland; 2 miles NNE of Alnwick. Acres: 315. Population: 27. Houses: 5."
- Northumberland Archives previously known as Northumberland Collections Service and Northumberland County Record Office. Now based within Woodhorn Museum in Ashington and providing free access to numerous records for local and family historians alike.
- Full postal address: Museum and Northumberland Archives, Queen Elizabeth II Country Park, Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 9YF; Phone: 01670 624455
- There is a branch office in Berwick upon Tweed.
Categories: Northumberland, England | Broxfield, Northumberland, England | Embleton, Northumberland, England | Bamburgh Ward, Northumberland, England | Alnwick Rural, Northumberland, England | Rennington, Northumberland, England