Harthope Moor

Common land located in Stanhope, Wear Valley, Durham.


Large area of moorland located 1.25 km south of Ireshopeburn.


Not disputed. The Church Commissioners claim to be owners in fee simple of beds and seams of minerals, together with a right to work these.

Owned by The Public Trustee.

Final.Owner as directed by the Commons Commissioner.


Sheep and cattle.

Rights entries were not disputed. Rights are given insheep stints and cattlegates with 1 cow equal to 4 sheep. Each rightholder is given a 'stint limit'.


  • Minor roads
  • Other Roads

Other Notes

Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - North Pennines


Land Data

Common Land Name Harthope Moor
County Durham
District Wear Valley
Parish Stanhope
TVG Reg # 21
Authority Durham
Area 263.45 hectares / 651.00 acres
Ordnance Survey Sheet # 92
OS 100km Grid Square NY83
Easting 3860
Northing 5350
OS Grid Ref 386000,535000
Min Contour 420
Max Contour 634
Median Elevation 527



Data recorded July, 1985.

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