Thockrington, Northumberland

The latest addition to the One Place Studies Directory is Thockrington, a parish in rural Northumberland, about ten miles north of Hexham. It covers an area of about 7,000 acres and largely consists of rough pasture. There are four townships within Thockrington; Thockrington itself, Carrycoats, Sweethope and Little Bavington.

The tiny 900-year-old, 60-seat capacity St Aidan’s Church in the hamlet of Thockrington