Unthank, Alnham

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Unthank
Unthank is located in Northumberland
Unthank
Unthank
Unthank shown within Northumberland
OS grid referenceNU015115
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townALNWICK
Postcode districtNE66
PoliceNorthumbria
FireNorthumberland
AmbulanceNorth East
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England
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55°23′49″N 1°58′41″W / 55.397°N 1.978°W / 55.397; -1.978Coordinates: 55°23′49″N 1°58′41″W / 55.397°N 1.978°W / 55.397; -1.978

 

Unthank is a village near Alnham in Northumberland, England. It is first mentioned in writing as Unthanc in 1207, and in its current orthography in 1242.[1]


Governance[edit]

Unthank is in the parliamentary constituency of Berwick-upon-Tweed.


References[edit]

  1. ^ Ekwall, Eilert, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford, Oxford University Press, 4th edition, 1960. p. 486. ISBN 0198691033.

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