northumberland historical directories and return of owners of land
HOME Northumberland directories and return of owners of land
Universal Directory of Great Britain 1791 The Universal Directory of Great Britain 1791. Our favourite directory.

Five volumes on one CD, the earliest directory of England and Wales and one of the most interesting. Ref 1134. Price £33.80
newcastle polls 1777-1780 Newcastle Polls 1777-1780. This book lists all of those entitled to vote in the Parliamentary elections at Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1777 and 1780.

These books are becoming very scarce indeed and these two sequential poll books will provide researchers with a listing of who voted and who they voted for. Ref 0711. Price £15.10
pigots directory of northumberland 1829 Pigot's Directory of Northumberland 1829. One of the typical Pigot's early county directories. Covers all towns and villages in the county of Northumberland, with detailed information about each place, its churches, schools, institutions etc. Large lists of people with trades. Ref 0102. Price £15.10
pigots directory of northumberland 1834 Pigot's Directory of Northumberland 1834. Covers all towns and villages in Northumberland, with detailed information about each place, its churches, schools, institutions etc. Large lists of people with trades. Ref 0103. Price £15.10
poll book of the electors of newcastle upon tyne 1835 The Poll Book for the Electors of Newcastle Upon Tyne 1835. A list, certified by the Sheriff, of voters on 6th and 7th January 1835. A fully-searchable file containing the names and addresses of more than 3,100 residents of Newcastle. NOTE This file is supplied by email and is not available on CD Ref IE5022. Price £8.50
whellans directory of northumberland 1855 Whellan's Directory of Northumberland 1855. This book was kindly lent to the Archive CD Books project by Wilf Laidler.

With over 1000 pages, this excellent directory covers the history of Northumberland in great detail, it facilities, details of all of the towns and villages, and tens of thousands of people. listed with their addresses and trades.

This is a major resource for genealogists and historians. Ref 0062. Price £23.10
post office directory of northumberland 1858 Post Office Directory of Northumberland 1858.

Ref 9088. Price £19.50
Northumberland 1873 Return of Owners of Land Northumberland 1873 Return of Owners of Land. Lists every person in the county of Northumberland who owned 1 acre of land or more, with name, place, extent of land and its value. Ref 0213-04 Price £13.50
post office directory of northumberland 1879 Post Office Directory of Northumberland 1879. By 1879, the Post office (Kelly's) directories were becoming even more comprehensive. This one has 3 main sections. A County Directory (places with details of facilities and tradespeople), a Court Directory (private residents but not all householders) and a Classified Trades Directory (rather like Yellow Pages). Ref 0110. Price £19.10
kellys directory of newcastle 1883 Kelly's Directory of Newcastle, Gateshead, North Shields, South Shields and suburbs 1883. A very comprehensive directory of the major towns and cities in North East England. Each place has a fabulous street by street, house by house list of heads of households plus alphabetical court and commercial directories which list peoples' names, trades and addresses.

A wonderful resource for those researching ancestors in the north east. Ref 9048. Price £18.50
a history and directory of newcastle-upon-tyne 1887 T. Bulmer, A History and Directory of Newcastle-upon-Tyne - 1887. Contains over 400 printed pages providing an excellent history and directory of Newcastle and its outlying areas.. Ref IE5096 Price £15.50
history and directory of newcastle upon tyne History and Directory of Newcastle upon Tyne. Published in 1887.

A typical directory containing the names of residents along with their trades and addresses. The first few pages of the history section are missing from this book but that doesn't deduct from the overall comprehensive history of Newcastle upon Tyne. The history accounts start with Norman times and covers upto 1887 Ref 1144. Price £19.10
bulmers history and topography and directory of northumberland 1886 Bulmer's History, Topography and Directory of Northumberland (Hexham Division) 1886. A very large, comprehensive book with detailed descriptions of each place and directories of local people and traders.

The Hexham Division contains the following parishes:
Bellingham, Falston, Greystead, Simonburn, Thorneyburn, Warden, Wark, Haltwhistle, Kirkhaugh, Knarsdale, Lambley, Whitfield, Elsdon, Alwinton, Rothbury, Hexham, Allendale, St John Lee, St Oswalds, Bywell St Andrew, Bywell St Peter, Whittonhall, Corbridge, Ovinsham, Shotley and Slaley. Ref 1036. Price £18.50
kellys directory of northumberland 1894 Kelly's Directory of Northumberland 1894. By the late 1890s we start to see private residents included in Kelly's Directories in addition to the classified trade directory listings and descriptions and facilities in each town and village.

This book was kindly loaned to the Archive CD Books project by the Family Record Centre Ref 9025. Price £19.10
kellys directory of northumberland 1921 Kelly's Directory of Northumberland 1921. This directory contains a wealth of county information and is illustrated with plenty of adverts and a large pull out map. Most importantly it has excellent descriptions of every town and village in Northumberland, lists of the towns residents, their address and trade. Ref 1145. Price £19.10
Prices include delivery within the United Kingdom