East Denton

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East Denton
(A very small part of) Hadrian's Wall - geograph.org.uk - 837908.jpg
Hadrian's Wall
East Denton is located in Tyne and Wear
East Denton
East Denton
Location within Tyne and Wear
OS grid referenceNZ2065
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Postcode districtNE5
Dialling code0191
PoliceNorthumbria
FireTyne and Wear
AmbulanceNorth East
EU ParliamentNorth East England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Tyne and Wear
54°58′59″N 1°41′10″W / 54.983°N 1.686°W / 54.983; -1.686Coordinates: 54°58′59″N 1°41′10″W / 54.983°N 1.686°W / 54.983; -1.686

East Denton is an area in the City of Newcastle upon Tyne in the English county of Tyne and Wear.

It was home to the prominent Montagu family in the 18th Century whose residence was East Denton Hall. To the east of the Hall a waggonway led from the Caroline Pit to the coal staiths by the river Tyne in Scotswood.[1]


East Denton Hall, dating from 1622[2] the official residence of the Roman Catholic Bishop of Hexham & Newcastle and is formally known as ‘Bishop’s House, East Denton Hall’

Denton Hall - geograph.org.uk - 103155

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