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[tahyn-muh th, tin-]
  1. a seaport in Tyne and Wear, in NE England, at the mouth of the Tyne River.
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Historical Examples of tynemouth

  • "Will you come and stay with us, Grace, before we leave Tynemouth," she asked.

    Grace Darling

    Eva Hope

  • Jarrow and Tynemouth itself were particularly favourite spots.


    William J. Hardy

  • The office of Prior of Tynemouth was one of great importance.

  • The highest of all is the district of Tynemouth, with 38.18% of overcrowding.

  • The Tynemouth fort had proved of little or no use against the enemy's guns.

    The Invasion

    William Le Queux

British Dictionary definitions for tynemouth


  1. a port in NE England, in North Tyneside unitary authority, Tyne and Wear, at the mouth of the River Tyne: includes the port and industrial centre of North Shields; fishing, ship-repairing, and marine engineering. Pop: 17 056 (2001)
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