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Eaglescliffe, Stockton on Tees

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Eaglescliffe, Stockton on Tees

Eaglescliffe is a small town in the borough of Stockton-on-Tees in North East England. It is on the north bank of the River Tees and for ceremonial purposes is in County Durham. The bridge at Eaglescliffe on the border with Yarm marked the last crossing point of tidal section of the River Tees until a five arch stone toll bridge was built in 1771 in Stockton on Tees. This bridge was replaced in 1887 by the Victoria Bridge, now a grade ll listed building.
Administrative CountyStockton on Tees
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ4215
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityCleveland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCleveland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCleveland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code01642
Population7,900 (2001)

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