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South Hetton, Durham

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South Hetton, Durham

South Hetton is a former mining village in the Easington District of County Durham, in England. It is situated about six miles to the east of Durham and nine miles to the south of Sunderland.
Post townDURHAM
Administrative CountyDurham
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ3745
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityDurham
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCounty Durham and Darlington
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCounty Durham and Darlington
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code0191

Other names by which South Hetton, Durham has been known in the past

Hetton ~ Hetton South

South Hetton, Durham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hetton, South, eccl. dist. and mining vil. with ry. sta., Easington par., N. Durham - dist., pop. 2295; vil., 3½ miles N. of Shotton Bridge sta. and 8 miles SW. of Sunderland; P.O.

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