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Tynemouth(tīn`məth, tĭn`–), city (1991 pop. 60,022), North Tyneside metropolitan district, NE England, on the Tyne River. Tynemouth is highly industrialized. Formerly a shipbuilding center and a coal and fishing port, its manufactures now include furniture, textiles, glassware, machine tools, and die castings. It is also a resort. There are remains of a priory founded by King Edwin of Northumbria early in the 7th cent.
a city in Great Britain, in the metropolitan county of Tyne and Wear; part of the Tyneside conurbation. Population, 68,800 (1971). Tynemouth is a resort at the mouth of the Tyne River, on the North Sea. There are fishermen’s moorings in the vicinity.