Whitley Bay

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Whitley Bay,

town (1991 pop. 36,040), North Tyneside metropolitan district, NE England, on the North Sea. Formerly the urban district of Whitley and Monkseaton, Whitley Bay was chartered as a municipal borough in 1954. It is a coastal resort as well as a residential area for the industrial concentration on the northern bank of the Tyne River.
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Whitley Bay

a resort in NE England, in North Tyneside unitary authority, Tyne and Wear, on the North Sea. Pop.: 36 544 (2001)
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