Claxheugh shown within Tyne and Wear
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Claxheugh (pronounced /ˈklætʃəf/ klach-əf) is an area of South Hylton, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. The area is primarily known for the large, limestone and sandstone cliff formed in the late Permian period, known as Claxheugh Rock, which forms part of the Ford Formation.
City of SunderlandClaxheugh Rock and Ford Limestone Quarry • Dawson's Plantation Quarry • Durham Coast • Fulwell and Carley Hill Quarries • Gilley Law Quarry • Hastings Hill • Herrington Hill • Hetton Bogs • High Haining Hill • High Moorsley • Humbledon Hill Quarry • Hylton Castle Cutting • Joe's Pond • Moorsley Banks • South Hylton Pasture • Tunstall Hills and Ryhope Cutting • Wear River Bank GatesheadGibside • Lower Derwent Meadows • Pockerley Farm Pond • Ridley Gill • Ryton Willows • Shibdon Pond • Strother Hills • Thornley Wood Newcastle upon Tyne North TynesideNorthumberland Shore • Tynemouth to Seaton Sluice South TynesideBoldon Pastures • Cleadon Hill • Harton Down Hill • West Farm Meadow, Boldon
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