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South Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne

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South Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne

Post townNEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Administrative CountyNewcastle upon Tyne
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNZ2467
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code0191
Population23,620 (2001)
 

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

Gosforth

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

South Gosforth, town with ry. sta. (Gosforth), Gosforth par., Northumberland, 2 miles N. of Newcastle, pop. 4126; P.O., T.O., called Gosforth; comprises the townships of South Gosforth and Coxlodge, and is a local government district.

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