|Type||Township, Civil parish|
|Located in||Northumberland, England|
|See also||Corbridge, Northumberland, England||ancient parish of which it was part|
|Tynedale Ward, Northumberland, England||ancient division in which it was located|
|Halton Shields, Northumberland, England||parish it absorbed in 1887|
|Whittington, Northumberland, England||civil parish into which it was absorbed in 1955|
- source: Family History Library Catalog
A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Clarewood from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:
CLAREWOOD, a township in Corbridge parish, Northumberland; near the Roman wall, 4 miles E by N of Corbridge. Acres: 805. Population: 50. Houses: 9.
Clarewood was a township in the ancient parish of Corbridge. In 1866 it became a separate civil parish. In 1887 it absorbed the neighbouring parish of Halton Shields. In 1955 it was abolished as a civil parish and its area was absorbed into the parish of Whittington.
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