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High Moorsley, Sunderland

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High Moorsley, Sunderland

High Moorsley is a small village 1 mile south-west of Hetton-le-Hole in the City of Sunderland, north east England. It is the site of the first weather radar system in the north-east of England, officially opened in July 2009. High Moorsley Quarry is a Site of Special Scientific Interest for its Permian magnesian limestone formation.
Administrative CountySunderland
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ3345
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria

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