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Benwell, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Benwell, Newcastle upon Tyne

Benwell is an area in the West End of Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
Administrative CountyNewcastle upon Tyne
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNZ2164
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria

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

Benwell, township, St John par., S. Northumberland, on river Tyne, 2 miles W. of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1302 ac., pop. 4736; extensive collieries. Benwell Park is in the vicinit.

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