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Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne

Not to be confused with Newburne, Nova Scotia Newburn is a semi rural village, parish, electoral ward and former urban district in western Tyne and Wear, North East England. Situated on the banks of the River Tyne, it is built rising up the valley from the river. It is situated approximately 5 miles from the city of Newcastle upon Tyne, 14 miles east of Hexham and 13 miles south of Morpeth. In the 2001 census, the population was given as 9,301.
Post townNewcastle Upon Tyne
Administrative CountyNewcastle upon Tyne
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNZ1765
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code0191
Population9,301 as of 2001

Other names by which Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne has been known in the past

Newburn Hall

Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Newburn, par., township, and vil. with ry. sta., Northumberland-par., 11,920 ac., pop. 6451; township, 743 ac., pop. 1242; vil., on river Tyne, 5 miles NW. of Newcastle; P.O.; has collieries and ironworks. The par. contains Newburn Hall, township, 869 ac., pop. 819.

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