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Blaydon, Gateshead

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Blaydon, Gateshead

Post townBLAYDON-ON-TYNE
Administrative CountyGateshead
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ1762
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code0191
Population14,648 (2001)
 

Other names by which Blaydon, Gateshead has been known in the past

Bleadon

Blaydon, Gateshead in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Blaydon, town with ry. sta., Winlaton and Ryton pars., Durham, on river Tyne, 5 miles W. of Gateshead, 9349 ac., pop. 10,687; P.O., T.O.

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