- a seaport city in NE England.
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Gas has lately been introduced in the lighthouse at Hartlepool.A Yacht Voyage Round England
It may have been on this occasion that Bruce sent Douglas to pillage the region of Hartlepool.King Robert the Bruce
A. F. Murison
This giant is believed to have had his haunt at Hartlepool, on the coast of Durham.Traditions, Superstitions and Folk-lore
The sea fisheries of Sunderland and Hartlepool are valuable.
In the Hartlepool Lighthouse the illuminative medium is gas.
- a port in NE England, in Hartlepool unitary authority, Co Durham, on the North Sea: greatly enlarged in 1967 by its amalgamation with West Hartlepool; engineering, clothing, food processing. Pop: 86 075 (2001)
- a unitary authority in NE England, in Co Durham: formerly (1974–96) part of the county of Cleveland. Pop: 90 200 (2003 est). Area: 93 sq km (36 sq miles)
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