Lamesley


Lamesley

infobox UK place
country = England
official_name= Lamesley
latitude= 54.916
longitude= -1.608
metropolitan_borough= Gateshead
region= North East England
metropolitan_county = Tyne and Wear
constituency_westminster= Blaydon
post_town= GATESHEAD
postcode_district = NE11
postcode_area= NE
dial_code= 0191
os_grid_reference= NZ251580

Lamesley is a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Gateshead, Tyne and Wear. The village is situated towards the south of Gateshead, near to Birtley and Kibblesworth. The parish includes Lamesley village, Kibblesworth, Eighton Banks and the Northside area of Birtley (The private estates ; The Hollys, LongBank, Northdene & Crathie)

The Ravensworth Arms in Lamesley said to be where Lewis Carroll wrote 'Alice in Wonderland'. Alice being the landlord's daughter.


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