- the conurbation on the banks of the Tyne from Newcastle to the coastRelated word: Geordie
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Examples from the Web for tyneside
Our men were ponderous, uncouth pitmen from Tyneside and the Clyde.The Secret Battle
A. P. Herbert
George Stephenson, the inventor of the locomotive, began life as a trapper on a Tyneside colliery.
Seventy-three officers and men of the Tyneside Irish received decorations.The Irish on the Somme
We had only been there a day or so when we were ordered to relieve the Tyneside Scottish who were badly knocked about.
Unluckily it has been so modernised that not a vestige of the local colour or Tyneside dialect remains.