Offerton  County Durham


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Offerton like this:

OFFERTON, a township in Houghton le-Spring parish, Durham; near the river Wear, 4 miles W by S of Sunderland. Acres, 809. Real property, £1, 301. Pop., 172. Houses, 36.

Offerton through time

Offerton is now part of Sunderland district. Click here for graphs and data of how Sunderland has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Offerton itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Offerton, in Sunderland and County Durham | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 24th January 2021

Not where you were looking for?

Click here for more detailed advice on finding places within A Vision of Britain through Time , and maybe some references to other places called " Offerton ".