Halton Lea Gate & Hartleyburn
Hartleyburn is a township, 5 miles south-west from Haltwhistle and I mile west of Lambley station on the Alston .branch of the North Eastern railway, in the county Court district of Haltwhistle : this township consists of a few. scattered farms and cottages, inhabited by the. people engaged at the surrounding collieries.
Here is a Mechanics' Institute and Reading Room, and containing a small library of about 200 volumes.
Lieut. Col. Ralph Henry Carr Ellison J.P. who is lord of the manor, the Earl of Carlisle, the Rev. James Allgood M.A.of Nunwick Hall, Humshaugh, and Messrs. Whitfield are the chief landowners, Coal in this township is worked by the Coanwood Coal Co. The area is 3.527 acres of land and 5 of water; rateable value, £1,277; tlhe population in 1901 was 310.
Letters arrive at 9,3° a.m. from Lambley by foot post, the nearest money order & telegraph office being Haltwhistle Wall Letter Box. Halton Lea .Gate, cleared at 5.30 p.m The children attend the Midgeholme Council school
Bell James, farmer, Halton lea
Bell John, farmer, Ulpham
Bell Joseph, farmer, Ulpham
Burns Robert Brian,farmer,High side
Earrison Fredrick. farmer, Double Dyke
Harrison Joseph, farmer, Ash cleugh
Longstaff John, mason, Mineral house
Mechanics' Institute & Reading Room Thomas Mingings, hon. Sec.
Naworth Cu-operative Society Limited (branch) (Thomas Mingmings, manager), Halton-Lea-Gate
Renwick John, farmer, Clover hill
Smith Joseph, temperance hotel, Halton Lea gate
Todd William, farmer, Batey shield
Whitfield Thomas. farmer & landowner, Byers hall