Place:Denwick, Northumberland, England

TypeCivil parish
Coordinates55.4221°N 1.67782°W
Located inNorthumberland, England     (1894 - )
See alsoAlnwick, Northumberland, Englandparish from which it was created in 1894
Alnwick Rural, Northumberland, Englandrural district of which it was part 1894-1974
Alnwick District, Northumberland, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area 1974-2009

Denwick is in Northumberland, on the road between Alnwick and Rennington. It was created a civil parish from part of the parish of Alnwick in 1894 and became a parish in the Alnwick Rural District. In 1974 rural districts were abolished and Denwick became part of the Alnwick District until 2009 when Northumberland became a unitary authority.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Denwick.

A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Denwick from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:

"DENWICK, a township in Alnwick parish, Northumberland; 1 mile ENE of Alnwick. Acres: 1,550. Population: 183. Houses: 33."

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  • 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.
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