- a town in NE England, the administrative centre of Northumberland. Pop: 13 555 (2001)
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Examples from the Web for morpeth
At the north country town of Morpeth a brank is still preserved.Bygone Punishments
Fordham is between Durham and Morpeth—seven miles from Lamington station.Salem Chapel, v.1/2
You remember Mr. Morpeth whom we met at Mrs. Fellowes' that morning?
I'm so glad Mrs. Fellowes wormed the secret out of Mr. Morpeth.
"Singular number, please, Mr. Morpeth," said Mrs. Fellowes promptly.