Books about Urpeth:

booksPelton and Urpeth 1895: Durham Sheet 12.08 (Old Ordnance Survey Maps of County Durham) by Dorothy Rand (Aug 5, 2005)


Wiki information Urpeth:

City/Town/Village, Statistical region, Location, Administrative Division, Dated location, English civil parish

Urpeth is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated a short distance from Ouston and Beamish. Urpeth started its life as a coal mining area with multiple seams of coal being mined from various locations around the current housing estate....

John Urpeth Rastrick
Engineer, Project participant, Person, Deceased Person

John Urpeth Rastrick was one of the first English steam locomotive builders. In partnership with James Foster, he formed Foster, Rastrick and Company, the locomotive construction company that built the Stourbridge Lion in 1829 for export to the...