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Monkton, South Tyneside

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Monkton, South Tyneside

Administrative CountySouth Tyneside
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ3263
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria

Monkton, South Tyneside in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Monkton, SW. suburb of Jarrow, Durham; P.O.; Monkton is one of the places which claim to be the birthplace of the Venerable Bede, and has a spring called Bede's Well. See HEDWORTH, MONKTON, AND JAHROW.

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