Kirk Merrington

Kirk Merrington

infobox UK place
country = England
official_name= Kirk Merrington
latitude= 54.676
longitude= -1.596
population = 739 [ [$file/Sedgefield+Settlement+Summary+Sheets+Numbers.pdf Settlement Summary Sheets.xls ] ]
shire_district= Sedgefield
shire_county= County Durham
region= North East England
os_grid_reference= NZ260312

Kirk Merrington is a village, part of Spennymoor in County Durham, in England. It is situated between Bishop Auckland and Ferryhill.


Kirk Merrington is famous for being home to the dwelling of local bard Christopher Jones. He can be often found wandering the streets smoking a cuban cigar and drunkenly rambling to himself

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Поможем написать реферат

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Kirk as a placename element — Kirk is found as an element in many place names in Scotland and northern England, and in countries with large Scottish expatriate communities. It is derived from Kirk, the Scottish word for Church .Kirk by itself is the name of two places: *Kirk …   Wikipedia

  • Ferryhill — infobox UK place country = England official name= Ferryhill latitude= 54.69 longitude= 1.55 population = 10,006 (2001) [$file/Sedgefield+Settleme… …   Wikipedia

  • Tudhoe — infobox UK place country = England official name= Tudhoe latitude= 54.709 longitude= 1.585 civil parish= population = shire district= shire county= County Durham region= North East England constituency westminster= post town= postcode district=… …   Wikipedia

  • Spennymoor — infobox UK place country = England official name= Spennymoor latitude= 54.70 longitude= 1.59 population = 17,241 (2001) [$file/Sedgefield+Settlem… …   Wikipedia

  • List of places in County Durham — Location map+|County Durham caption = Some of the larger settlements of County Durham. float = right width = 400 places = Location map |County Durham label = Barnard Castle long = 1.92 lat = 54.55 background = white Location map |County Durham… …   Wikipedia

  • Middlestone — Coordinates: 54°40′30″N 1°36′40″W / 54.675°N 1.611°W / 54.675; 1.611 Middlestone is a village in County Durham …   Wikipedia

  • North Close — Coordinates: 54°40′59″N 1°35′49″W / 54.683°N 1.597°W / 54.683; 1.597 North Close is a village in County Durham …   Wikipedia

  • Liste des villes du comté de Durham — C est la liste des villes, villages et hameaux du comté de Durham. Sommaire : Haut A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Aislaby, Allensford, Annfield Plain …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Spennymoor — Spennymoor …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Matthew Pavlich — kicking for goal in 2006 Personal information Full name …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”