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Pallion, Sunderland

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Pallion, Sunderland

Pallion is a suburb, civil parish and electoral ward of the City of Sunderland, in Tyne and Wear, England. Most of the buildings in the area were built during the Victorian Era and consist of large terraced houses built for wealthy shipbuilders, but also smaller one storey cottages in other areas for local shipyard workers (the shipyard industry has now long gone).
Post townSUNDERLAND
Administrative CountySunderland
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ3757
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code0191
 

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

Pallion, eccl. dist. and ry. sta., Bishop Wearmouth par., Durham, on NW. side of Sunderland, pop. 6105.

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