Middlesbrough

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Middlesbrough

1. an industrial town in NE England, in Middlesbrough unitary authority, North Yorkshire: on the Tees estuary; university (1992). Pop.: 142 691 (2001)
2. a unitary authority in NE England, in North Yorkshire: formerly (1974--96) part of Cleveland county. Pop.: 139 000 (2003 est.). Area: 54 sq. km (21 sq. miles)

Middlesbrough

 

a former municipal county in Great Britain, in what was the North Riding of the former county of Yorkshire, on the estuary of the Tees River. It is an important center for ferrous metallurgy. In 1971, Middlesbrough became part of the Teesside conurbation.

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My maiden name is Ealand and I was raised in West Crescent, Grangetown, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, and I'm very proud of my roots.
The woman was airlifted from the boat but later died at James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire Police said.
The woman was airlifted from the scene but later died at James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire Police said.
JAMES WHARTON, MP for Stockton South I'M 56 years old and was born in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire.

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