Walbottle


Walbottle

Walbottle is a village in Tyne and Wear. It is a western suburb of Newcastle upon Tyne. The village name, recorded in 1176 as "Walbotl", is derived from the Old English "botl" (building) on the Roman Wall. There are a number of Northumbrian villages which are suffixed "-bottle".

Notable people

*Tommy Browell - former professional footballer
*Richard Armstrong - author

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