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Seaton Carew, Hartlepool

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Seaton Carew, Hartlepool

Seaton Carew /kəˈruː/ is a small seaside resort within the Borough of Hartlepool, in North East England with a population of 6,018 (2001). It is situated on the North Sea coast between the town of Hartlepool and the mouth of the River Tees. The area is named after a Norman French family called Carou who owned lands in the area and settled there, while 'Seaton' means farmstead or settlement by the sea.
Administrative CountyHartlepool
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ5229
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityCleveland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCleveland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCleveland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code01429
Population6,018 (2001)

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