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Grindon, Sunderland

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Grindon, Sunderland

Grindon is a suburb of Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, in the United Kingdom. Located three miles to the west of the city centre along Chester Road, Grindon is a densely-populated area of Sunderland. It includes a wide-variety of housing, from modern, newly-built estates to massive post-war housing projects, built to house people whose homes were bombed during World War II.
Administrative CountySunderland
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ3554
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
Dialling code0191

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