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Tudhoe, Durham

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Tudhoe, Durham

Tudhoe is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated approximately 8 km south of the City of Durham. It lies just outside Spennymoor, a short distance to the west of the Great North Road. The village is now a quiet backwater, its green a cul-de-sac that runs down from the main road towards the River Wear.
Administrative CountyDurham
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ2635
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityDurham
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCounty Durham and Darlington
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCounty Durham and Darlington
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East

Tudhoe, Durham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Tudhoe, township, Brancepeth par., and eccl. dist., partly also in Merrington par., Durham, 4 miles S. of Durham and 5 miles NE. of Bishop Auckland - dist., pop. 9688; township, 1785 ac., pop. 7585; P.O., at Tudhoe Colliery; has extensive ironworks.

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