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Hazlerigg, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Hazlerigg, Newcastle upon Tyne

Hazlerigg (often misspelled Hazelrigg) is a village and civil parish in the City of Newcastle upon Tyne in Tyne and Wear, England. It is about 5 miles north of the city centre, on the A1. It is split between Newcastle upon Tyne and North Tyneside, each side of the A1 being a different district. The parish council administer the Newcastle side, whereas the area located in North Tyneside is unparished.
Administrative CountyNewcastle upon Tyne
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNZ2371
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

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


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

Hazelrigg, vil., Longbenton par., S. Northumberland, on river Tyne, 4 miles E. of Newcastle.

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