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River Tyne Dunston Coal Staithes

A Grade II Listed Building in Dunston and Teams, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9581 / 54°57'29"N

Longitude: -1.6331 / 1°37'59"W

OS Eastings: 423592

OS Northings: 562666

OS Grid: NZ235626

Mapcode National: GBR SLF.LY

Mapcode Global: WHC3Q.WMHX

Entry Name: River Tyne Dunston Coal Staithes

Listing Date: 13 January 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248994

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430242

Location: Gateshead, NE8

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Dunston and Teams

Built-Up Area: Gateshead

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Bensham and Teams

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

Dunston Coal Staithes
NZ 26SW 1/43


1890 for the North Eastern Railway. The last operating jetty staithes on the Tyne.
Over 1700 feet long, of braced timber construction. Three berths for ships at
either side; upper and lower decks with gantries at intervals. Of historic
importance as a relic of the trade which first brought prosperity to Tyneside.

Listing NGR: NZ2359262666

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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