North East History

North East History Search Map

Click or tap on any area of the map above to explore the history of any locality in North East England. Many more places are included in our history pages, that may not appear on this map. To find out about your place of interest choose the nearest locality on the map or search using the menus on the site.

Currently the map only links to pages in the North East and North Yorkshire. Those parts of Cumbria and Scotland shown on the map do not have featured pages.

North East England History Timeline

You might also like to try our year-by-year North East History Timeline (below) which covers the history of the region from prehistoric times to the present day.

North East History Timeline

North East England Surnames

Explore North East England surnames. Is your surname from the North East of England?

North East England surnames



North East England History and Culture