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Hett, Durham

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Hett, Durham

Hett is a large hamlet in County Durham, England. It is situated a few miles south of Durham. Hett is largely surrounded by farmland. To the south, rape fields are predominant while at the northern end, cattle are grazed year round. To the north-east of Hett lies Sunderland Bridge, a small hamlet with a population of under 50 people (2004). Hett contains a small pond and a football pitch.
Administrative CountyDurham
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ2836
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityDurham

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

Hett, township, Merrington par., in co. and 4 miles S. of Durham, 1279 ac., pop. 338.

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