Keys to the Past

Local History

Glanton (Northumberland)

View towards Glanton.
Photo by Harry Rowland.
View towards Glanton. Photo by Harry Rowland.

The small parish of Glanton lies in north Northumberland overlooking the valleys of the rivers Aln and Breamish. At its centre is a tall conical hill, called Glanton Hill, with the village nestled under the eastern slopes. It is not certain what the name

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