Killingworth Village

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This article is about the village in North Tyneside, England. For other uses, see Killingworth (disambiguation).

Killingworth Village
Killingworth Village is located in Tyne and Wear
Killingworth Village
Killingworth Village
 Killingworth Village shown within Tyne and Wear
OS grid reference NZ2870
Metropolitan borough North Tyneside
Metropolitan county Tyne and Wear
Region North East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district NE12
Dialling code 0191
Police Northumbria
Fire Tyne and Wear
Ambulance North East
EU Parliament North East England
UK Parliament North Tyneside
List of places
Tyne and Wear

Coordinates: 55°02′06″N 1°34′01″W / 55.035°N 1.567°W / 55.035; -1.567

Killingworth Village, sometimes known as "Old Killingworth", is a small village south of the modern town of Killingworth, and north of Forest Hall in North Tyneside, North East England.

St. John the Evangelist Church[edit]

The village church was designed by Bassett Keeling of London, and is faced with local stone, with bands of pink sandstone from a local quarry. It is surrounded by elm and sycamore trees, and ministers to a wide age-group including young families.

Public houses[edit]

There are two public houses in Killingworth Village: the Plough and The Killingworth Arms.
Killingworth Arms Football Club [1] is a Sunday league team, in the North East Sunday Football League Division D.

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