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Middle Rainton, Sunderland

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Middle Rainton, Sunderland

Middle Rainton was a small hamlet between West Rainton and East Rainton in the City of Sunderland, north east England. It was subject to a schedule D notice and hence ceased to exist in the 1970s. The site of Middle Rainton is now a Nature Reserve open to the Public. It lies on the A690 road, about 3 miles east of the A1(M).
Administrative CountySunderland
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ3347
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria

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