linkIndex Page

Research Notes

Parish Notes Northumberland

Greystead St Luke

[Population 1911: 182]

Indexes Available For This Area

Greystead St Luke. © 2000 NDFHS.


The church, situated on the south side of the North Tyne on the main road to Falstone and Kielder, is a plain building of stone in the Gothic style, consisting of nave, south porch and low embattled western tower, containing one bell: the church was restored and reseated in 1879, and has 150 sittings. The register dates from the year 1818. The living is a rectory, average tithe rent-charge £126, net yearly value £150, including 15 acres of glebe, with residence, in the gift of the Commissioners of Greenwich Hospital, and held since 1886 by the Rev. Francis William Ames, of Trinity College, Dublin. [Kelly's Durham and Northumberland Directory (1890), p.774.]

| Top of page | Index Page |

© 1999-2004 NDFHS