Burdon  County Durham


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

BURDON, a township in Bishop-Wearmouth parish, Durham; near the Durham and Sunderland railway, 4 miles S by W of Sunderland. Acres, 1,000. Real property, £1,448. Pop., 95. Houses, 18.

Burdon through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 23rd January 2021

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