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Marley Hill, Gateshead

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Marley Hill, Gateshead

Marley Hill is a former colliery village about six miles to the south west of Gateshead, near the border between Tyne and Wear and County Durham. It has been part of the Metropolitan Borough of Gateshead since 1974. Prior to this it was part of Whickham Urban District. It lies within the Whickham South & Sunniside electoral ward of the Blaydon parliamentary constituency.
Administrative CountyGateshead
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ2058
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria

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

Marley Hill, eccl. dist.,Chester-le-Street and Whickham pars., Durham, 3 miles NE. of Burnopfield, pop. 2672; P.O.

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