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Seaton Sluice, Northumberland

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Seaton Sluice, Northumberland

Seaton Sluice is a village in Northumberland. It lies on the coast at the mouth of the Seaton Burn, midway between Whitley Bay and Blyth. It has a population of about 3,000 people.
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNZ3376
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code0191

Other names by which Seaton Sluice, Northumberland has been known in the past

Hartley Pans

Seaton Sluice, Northumberland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Seaton Sluice, small seaport, Earsdon par., Northumberland, 3 miles SE. of Blyth; P.O.; the harbour was formed out of the solid rock during the reign of Charles I.; it has been greatly improved, and is used for the exportation of coal.

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