Shiney Row


Shiney Row

infobox UK place
country = England
official_name= Shiney Row
latitude= 54.867120
longitude= -1.495132
population =
metropolitan_borough= City of Sunderland
metropolitan_county= Tyne and Wear
region= North East England
constituency_westminster= Houghton and Washington East
post_town= HOUGHTON LE SPRING
postcode_area= DH
postcode_district= DH4
dial_code= 0191
os_grid_reference= NZ325525

Shiney Row is a suburb in Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne and Wear. Shiney Row enjoys good travel links with the rest of Sunderland. One of the City of Sunderland College's main centres is located in Shiney Row.

The village is also located at the south eastern end of the Washington Highway (A182) - a dual carriageway that links the village with Washington and the A194. The A182 carries on as a road as far as Seaham on the East Durham Coast and links several ex-mining comunities along its length.

The village has a few facilities, notably the recently refurbished library and a newly extended doctors' surgery.

It's main primary school is Shiney Row Primary School which feeds into Houghton Kepier School. It is however close to Our Lady Queen of Peace Primary school which feeds into the St Roberts RC School.


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