- a seaport in Tyne and Wear, in NE England, near the mouth of the Tyne River.
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Fonda tried in vain to convince Jarrow and Archer to ditch the project.Anne Archer: Women in Hollywood Are Doomed Forever
August 19, 2014
Were Jarrow here he would find out for me, but I have sent Jarrow on other business.The Long Roll
It is not known with any certainty where Bede was born, but it was probably at Jarrow, in the year 673.Grace Darling
"Jarrow said he'd take me," gasped Dinshaw after he had drunk.
"Thinks I'm foremast in his brig," said Jarrow, with a leer at Vanderzee.
But he and Captain Jarrow must get along if they've been together for several years.
- a port in NE England, in South Tyneside unitary authority, Tyne and Wear: ruined monastery where the Venerable Bede lived and died; its unemployed marched on London in the 1930s; shipyards, oil installations, iron and steel works. Pop: 27 526 (2001)
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