|Name||Nesbit (near Wooler)|
|Alt names||Nesbit||source: alternate local name|
|Type||Township, Civil parish|
|Located in||Northumberland, England ( - 1955)|
|See also||Doddington, Northumberland, England||ancient parish in which it was a township|
|Glendale Ward, Northumberland, England||ancient county division in which it was located|
|Glendale Rural, Northumberland, England||rural district of which it was part 1894-1955|
|Doddington, 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 Nesbit from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:
- "NESBIT, a township in Doddington parish, Northumberland; 3¼ miles N of Wooler. Acres: 776. Population: 62. Houses: 11."
Nesbit (near Wooler) was originally a township in the ancient parish of Doddington, Northumberland. It became a separate civil parish in 1866. From 1894 until 1974 it was part of Glendale Rural District. In 1955 it was abolished and absorbed back into Doddington.
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