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in the county of County Durham
Old Road Bridge and Railway Viaduct over the River Wear

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Kirk Merrington, County Durham.

Kirk Merrington (49 Pictures) in the county of County Durham

(3.3 miles, 5.4 km, direction S of Croxdale)

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Durham, County Durham

Durham (419 Pictures) a Historic City in the county of County Durham

(3.4 miles, 5.4 km, direction N of Croxdale)

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Bishop Auckland (142 Pictures) a Historic Market Town in the county of County Durham

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Escomb Saxon Church, near Bishop Auckland 15th June 2009

Escomb (7 Pictures) in the county of County Durham

(6.7 miles, 10.7 km, direction SW of Croxdale)

Lying in a prominent position ringed by the River Wear, Escomb is best known for its magnificent Saxon Church reputed to be built from stones brought from the near-by ruined Roman Fort at Binchester...

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Beamish (94 Pictures) in the county of County Durham

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Durham Castle from the river side, next to bridge

Durham Castle (36 Pictures)

(2.5 miles, 4.1 km, direction N)

Durham Castle is another one of Durham's magnificent buildings. It was founded in 1072 and such was the impregnability of the.....

Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral (154 Pictures)

(3.2 miles, 5.2 km, direction N)

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Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland, County Durham

Auckland Castle (48 Pictures)

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With its grand arch, Auckland Castle, also known as Auckland Palace or the Bishop's Castle, is the official residence of the.....

Lumley Castle, Chester-le-Street, County Durham

Lumley Castle (8 Pictures)

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Beamish Open Air Museum (218 Pictures)

(11.2 miles, 18.1 km, direction N)

Beamish Museum lies in a basin of stunning countryside covering over three hundred acres. This is no ordinary museum, but an.....

The magnificent Raby Castle, Staindrop, Co. Durham.

Raby Castle (31 Pictures)

(12.8 miles, 20.6 km, direction SW)

Arriving close to Staindrop from almost any direction the view of Raby Castle, built by the powerful Nevill family in the.....

Angel Of The North at Gateshead

Angel of the North (42 Pictures)

(14.4 miles, 23.2 km, direction N)

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