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Newbottle, Sunderland

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Newbottle, Sunderland

Newbottle is a village in North East England, lying directly between Durham (eight miles south westerly) and Sunderland (the city centre is 5 miles north easterly), one and a half miles north of Houghton-le-Spring. The village occupies an elevated position and is accessed from three sides up a steep bank.
Administrative CountySunderland
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ3351
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East

Newbottle, Sunderland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Newbottle.-- eccl. dist., township, and vil., Houghton le Spring par., Durham-dist., pop. 6715; township, 4454 ac., pop. 4740; vil., 1½ mile NW. of Houghton le Spring; P.O.

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