High Etherley

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High Etherley
St.Cuthbert's Church , High Etherley - geograph.org.uk - 307120.jpg
St. Cuthbert's church, High Etherley
High Etherley is located in County Durham
High Etherley
High Etherley
High Etherley shown within County Durham
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County DurhamCoordinates: 54°39′05″N 1°44′40″W / 54.651421°N 1.7444201°W / 54.651421; -1.7444201

High Etherley is a village in County Durham, England.[1] It is situated on a hill approximately 4 miles west of Bishop Auckland. Entering High Etherley on the A68 from West Auckland the village continues on the B6282 towards Bishop Auckland.

High Etherley is in the civil parish of Etherley. The population of the parish at the United Kingdom 2011 census was 2,060.[2]

High Etherley has two places of worship, St Cuthberts Church and a Methodist Chapel. There are two public houses, the Three Tuns and the Dog and Gun. The village also hosts the Etherley Cricket Club.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 92 Barnard Castle & Richmond (Teesdale) (Map). Ordnance Survey. 2011. ISBN 9780319228982. 
  2. ^ "Area: Etherley (Parish), Key Figures for 2011 Census". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 21 March 2016.