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Category:Brandon, County Durham

English: Brandon is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated a short distance to the southwest of Durham. Brandon was originally one of the seven townships within the ancient Parish of Brancepeth. It grew from a sparsely populated agricultural area into a populous mining district after the establishment of collieries and later coke and fireclay works. Until the 19th century Brandon village, formally known as East Brandon, was one of the larger settlements in Brancepeth Parish.
Brandon, County Durham 
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village in United Kingdom
Instance of village
Location Brandon and Byshottles, United Kingdom
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54° 45′ 00″ N, 1° 37′ 48″ W

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