Keys to the Past

Local History

Heddon-on-the-Wall (Northumberland)

Close House. Photo Northumberland County Council, 1956.
Close House. Photo Northumberland County Council, 1956.

Heddon-on-the-Wall lies in south Northumberland, on the boundary with Tyneside, overlooking the Tyne valley. As its name suggests, one of the most famous archaeological monuments in the country runs across the parish, Hadrian's Wall.

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