Place:Ewart, Northumberland, England

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NameEwart
TypeTownship, Civil parish
Coordinates55.579°N 2.058°W
Located inNorthumberland, England
See alsoDoddington, Northumberland, Englandancient parish in which it was a township
Glendale Ward, Northumberland, Englandancient county division in which it was located
Coupland, Northumberland, Englandcivil parish which it absorbed in 1955
Lanton, Northumberland, Englandcivil parish which it absorbed in 1955
source: Family History Library Catalog

A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Ewart from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72: EWART, a township in Doddington parish, Northumberland; between the rivers Till a Glen, 4 miles NNW of Wooler. Acres: 1,512. Population: 133. Houses: 26. Ewart Park is the seat of Sir Horace St. Paul, Bart.

Ewart was originally a township in the ancient parish of Doddington, Northumberland. It became a separate civil parish in 1866 and in 1955 absorbed the civil parishes of Coupland and Lanton.

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