Whorlton, County Durham

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Coordinates: 54°31′49″N 1°50′19″W / 54.53018°N 1.83849°W / 54.53018; -1.83849

Whorlton
Whorlton is located in County Durham
Whorlton
Whorlton
 Whorlton shown within County Durham
OS grid reference NZ105149
District Teesdale
Shire county County Durham
Region North East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town DARLINGTON
Postcode district DL12
Police Durham
Fire County Durham and Darlington
Ambulance North East
EU Parliament North East England
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County Durham

Whorlton is a village in County Durham, in England.

Situated near the River Tees and to the east of Barnard Castle, Whorlton has a pub called the 'Bridge Inn' due to the 19th century suspension bridge situated just outside the village. Arthur Headlam and James Wycliffe Headlam were both born in the village. The village is a popular tourist destination.

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