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Greatham, Hartlepool

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Greatham, Hartlepool

Greatham is a village and civil parish in the borough of Hartlepool and the ceremonial county of County Durham, England. Greatham village is located approximately three miles south of Hartlepool town centre.
Administrative CountyHartlepool
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ4927
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCleveland
 

Other names by which Greatham, Hartlepool has been known in the past

Gretham

Greatham, Hartlepool in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Greatham.-- par. and township with ry. sta., S. Durham, 4½ miles SW. of West Hartlepool sta.-- par., 3055 ac., pop. 788; township, 2174 ac., pop. 737; P.O., T.O.; has hospital (1272, rebuilt 1803-9), with lands covering 685 ac.

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