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Westoe, South Tyneside

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Westoe, South Tyneside

Westoe is a suburb of South Shields, Tyne & Wear, United Kingdom.
Administrative CountySouth Tyneside
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ3766
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria

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

Westoe, township, Jarrow par., Durham (forming principal part of South Shields), 1749 ac. and 411 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 49,165. See SHIELDS, SOUTH.

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