Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for West Hartlepool

West Hartlepool, town with ry. sta., Stranton par., Durham, within the parl. limits of Hartlepool, 1880 ac., pop. 23,523; 3 Banks. West Hartlepool comprises parts of Seaton Carew and Stranton townships, and is a local government district. See HARTLEPOOL.

(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "town with railway station"   (ADL Feature Type: "cities")
Administrative units: Stranton AP/CP       County Durham AncC
Place: West Hartlepool

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