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Barras Bridge in Newcastle upon Tyne

Barras Bridge is a Street in the Tyne & Wear city of Newcastle upon Tyne and measures approximately 254 metres long.

Barras Bridge crosses the following postcode sectors:

There is only one street named Barras Bridge making it unique in Great Britain.

Barras Bridge is within the area of Newcastle upon Tyne District (B), Newcastle upon Tyne District (B) and Newcastle upon Tyne District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Barras Bridge has been given the Unique Street Reference Numbers of 8200210, 8280012 and 8202552 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Barras Bridge is roughly 47.97 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 50.20 and the lowest point being 47.40. A change of 2.80 metres.

Barras Bridge has the postcodes of NE1 7PF and NE1 7RH.

Barras Bridge is located within the county of Tyne & Wear which is in the North East (England) region of the UK. 248.42 miles North from the centre of London, 0.31 miles North from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 52.9 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 73.66 miles North from the centre of York.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Barras Bridge

Sunrise07:04
Sunset17:33

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NE1 7PF
NE1 7RH

Latest Weather Conditions for Barras Bridge

Observed at Weather Station:Albemarle 25 February 2021 at 01:00 (10.95 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (night)
Temperature and Humidity:6.8°C (92.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:W (7 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Barras Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Barras Bridge above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
47.9747.4050.202.80

Frequently asked Questions for Barras Bridge

What Council (Local Authority) is Barras Bridge in?

Barras Bridge is located within the local authority area of Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Barras Bridge in?

Barras Bridge is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Barras Bridge in?

Barras Bridge is located within the ward of South Jesmond.

What County is Barras Bridge in?

Barras Bridge is located within the ceremonial county of Tyne & Wear.

What Constituency is Barras Bridge in?

Barras Bridge is located within the constituency of Newcastle upon Tyne East.

What Part of the UK is Barras Bridge in?

Barras Bridge is located within the North East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Barras Bridge in?

Barras Bridge is located within the Tyne and Wear Council area.

What Police Force area is Barras Bridge in?

Barras Bridge is located within the Northumbria Police area.

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Location Details

Barras Bridge
Map showing the location of Barras Bridge
Latitude54.978576
Longitude-1.613451
OS Easting (X):424737
OS Northing (Y):564962
OS Grid Reference:NZ247650

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Barras Bridge

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00042580
ONS Area NameMulticultural Student Neighbourhoods
Average Age27.04
Area Population1794.00
Male Population1016.00 (57%)
Female Population778.00 (43%)
Benefit Claimants26 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01008397
LSOA Name:Newcastle upon Tyne 024C
SOA Code:1a
SOA Name:Cosmopolitan student neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02001731
MSOA Name:Newcastle upon Tyne 024
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Newcastle Northumberland Street Local
91 - 97 Northumberland Street, Newcastle, England, NE1 7AG
1912619178
Distance: 0.17 Miles
Directions from Barras Bridge to Sainsburys Newcastle Northumberland Street Local
Tesco Newcastle Saville Row Express
10-15 Saville Row, Clapham, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 8JE
0345 610 2881
Distance: 0.22 Miles
Directions from Barras Bridge to Tesco Newcastle Saville Row Express
Tesco Percy St Express
27 Percy St, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 4PW
0345 674 6448
Distance: 0.28 Miles
Directions from Barras Bridge to Tesco Percy St Express
Waitrose Eldon Square
9-11 St Georges Way, Eldon Square Shopping Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7JD
0191 233 2816
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Directions from Barras Bridge to Waitrose Eldon Square

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 019467 - Gosforth
Area Code: 01661 - Prudhoe

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre, Barras Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE99 2BN
Send email
Telephone Number: 0191 278 7878
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Newcastle upon Tyne East
The Member of Parliament is Nicholas Brown
Details for the MP Nicholas Brown on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Nicholas Brown won with a majority of 15,463 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 63,796
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: South Jesmond Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Tyne & Wear

Nearest Car Parks

Sandyford Road Car Park
Sandyford Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 1DF
Distance: 0.16 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hrs. Charges apply Mon-Sun (8am-6pm), Free Mon-Sun (6pm-8am). Blue badge holders free. Pay by phone location code 3671.
Telephone: 01912328520
Operated by: Newcastle City Council
College Street Car Park
College Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8JG
Distance: 0.17 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hrs. Charges apply Mon-Sun (8am-6pm), Free Mon-Sun (6pm-8am). Blue badge holders free. Pay by phone location code 3660.
Telephone: 01912328520
Operated by: Newcastle City Council
Civic Centre Car Park
Hancock Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8PB
Distance: 0.18 km (click for directions)
Mon-Fri staff only. Charges apply Sat & Sun (8am-6pm). Blue badge holders free. Pay by phone location code 3657.
Telephone: 01912328520
Operated by: Newcastle City Council
Sandyford Square Car Park
Sandyford Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8PP
Distance: 0.18 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hrs. Charges apply Mon-Sun (8am-6pm), Free Mon-Sun (6pm-8am). Blue badge holders free. Pay by phone location code 3672.
Telephone: 01912328520
Operated by: Newcastle City Council
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Nearest Schools

University of Newcastle Upon Tyne
Distance: 0.15 Miles
Address: University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, 6 Kensington Terrace, NE1 7RU
Head: Professor Christopher Edwards (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Barras Bridge to University of Newcastle Upon Tyne
University of Northumbria At Newcastle
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Address: University of Northumbria At Newcastle, Ellison Building, Ellison Place, NE1 8ST
Head: Professor Kel Fidler (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Barras Bridge to University of Northumbria At Newcastle
Royal Grammar School
Distance: 0.38 Miles
Number of Pupils: 1310
Address: Royal Grammar School, Eskdale Terrace, NE2 4DX
Head: Mr Geoffrey Stanford (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Barras Bridge to Royal Grammar School
Newcastle Preparatory School
Distance: 0.43 Miles
Number of Pupils: 265
Address: Newcastle Preparatory School, 6 Eslington Road, Jesmond, NE2 4RH
Head: Ms M Coleman (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Barras Bridge to Newcastle Preparatory School

Nearest Hospitals

The Royal Victoria Infirmary
Address: Queen Victoria Road, New Victoria Wing, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Upon Tyne,
NHS Sector
The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 233 6161
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.24 (miles)
Directions from Barras Bridge to The Royal Victoria Infirmary
Great North Childrens Hospital
Address: Queen Victoria Road, New Victoria Wing, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Upon Tyne,
NHS Sector
The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 233 6161
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.24 (miles)
Directions from Barras Bridge to Great North Childrens Hospital
Newcastle Dental Hospital
Address: Richardson Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE2 4AZ,
NHS Sector
The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: (0191) 233 6161
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.42 (miles)
Directions from Barras Bridge to Newcastle Dental Hospital
Nuffield Health, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Hospital
Address: Clayton Road, Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.64 (miles)
Directions from Barras Bridge to Nuffield Health, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Barras Bridge

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Barras Bridge
0.07 St Mary's Dental Practice 3 St. Marys Place NE1 7PG
0.10 Newcastle Dental Care 11 Ridley Place NE1 8JQ
0.15 Kingswalk Dental Practice Barras Buidings, Claremont Road NE1 7RU
0.23 Saville Dental Practice 6 Saville Place NE1 8DQ
0.27 50 Leazes Park Road (dental Practice) Dental Surgery, 50 Leazes Park Road NE1 4PG

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Barras Bridge

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Barras Bridge
0.23 Saville Medical Group 7 Saville Place NE1 8DQ tel:0191 2324274
0.24 Newcastle Medical Centre Hotspur Way, Intu Eldon Square NE1 7XR tel:0191 2322973
0.56 Thornfields Medical Group Stoddart Street, Shieldfield NE2 1AL
0.77 Avenue Medical Practice 5 Osborne Avenue, Jesmond NE2 1JQ tel:0191 2810041
0.82 Holly Medical Group 17 Osborne Road, Jesmond NE2 2AH tel:0191 2814588

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Barras Bridge

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Barras Bridge
0.09 Boots 150 Northumberland Street NE1 7DQ tel:0191 2305211
0.19 Superdrug Pharmacy 46-50 Northumberland Street NE1 7DF tel:0191 2324308
0.26 Boots Hotspur Way, Eldon Square NE1 7XE tel:0191 2329844
0.32 Boots 35 Blackett Street NE1 7AN tel:0191 2324423
0.67 Shieldfield Pharmacy Stoddart Street, Shieldfield NE2 1AN tel:01912 610658

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Barras Bridge

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Barras Bridge
0.20 Vision Express (newcastle-upon-tyne) 6-8 Eldon Way, Intu Eldon Square NE1 7XS
0.22 G T Harvey & Partners 9 Saville Row NE1 8JE
0.24 Royal Victoria Infirmary Claremont Wing Eye Dept, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Queen Victoria Road NE1 4LP
0.26 Boots Opticians (newcastle-upon-tyne) Hotspur Way, Eldon Square NE1 7XE
0.26 C4 Sightcare Northumberland House, Princess Square NE1 8ER

Nearest Libraries

Newcastle City Library
Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge Street West, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE18AX
Telephone: 0191 277 4154
Distance: 0.28 Miles
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Newcastle City Library
33 New Bridge Street West, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE18AX
Telephone: +44 (0)191 277 4100
Distance: 0.28 Miles
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Directions from Barras Bridge to Newcastle City Library
Moorside Library
Beaconsfield St, Arthur'S Hill, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE45AW
Telephone: 0191 272 4312
Distance: 0.89 Miles
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Directions from Barras Bridge to Moorside Library
Jesmond Library
St. George's Terrace, Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE22DL
Telephone: 0191 278 4215
Distance: 1.07 Miles
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Directions from Barras Bridge to Jesmond Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Manors Station is 0.53 miles away.

Address: Manors station, off Trafalgar Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 6UR

Manors is situated on the East Coast Main Line|Tyne and Wear Metro and is managed by Northern.

Manors Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Barras Bridge to Manors Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bardon Mill01:05:00
Blaydon00:19:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:28:00
Carlisle01:42:00
Corbridge00:43:00
Cramlington00:10:00
Dunston00:11:00
Haltwhistle01:09:00
Haydon Bridge01:00:00
Hexham00:47:00
MetroCentre00:15:00
Morpeth00:18:30
Newcastle00:06:30
Prudhoe00:29:00
Riding Mill00:39:00
Stocksfield00:34:00
Wetheral01:36:00
Wylam00:25:00

Newcastle Station is 0.73 miles away.

Address: Newcastle-upon-Tyne station, Neville Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE1 5DL

Newcastle is situated on the East Coast Main Line|Durham Coast Line|Tyne Valley line and is managed by London North Eastern Railway.

Newcastle Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Barras Bridge to Newcastle Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aberdeen04:13:30
Alnmouth00:27:00
Arbroath03:17:30
Banbury03:45:00
Bardon Mill00:55:00
Basingstoke05:09:00
Berwick-upon-Tweed00:47:00
Billingham00:55:30
Birmingham New Street03:30:00
Blaydon00:12:00
Bodmin Parkway07:47:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:18:00
Bristol Parkway04:45:00
Bristol Temple Meads05:05:00
Burton-on-Trent03:00:00
Camborne08:37:00
Carlisle01:33:00
Cheltenham Spa04:12:00
Chester-le-Street00:09:00
Chesterfield02:28:00
Corbridge00:36:00
Cramlington00:13:00
Cupar02:40:00
Darlington00:31:00
Derby02:47:00
Dewsbury01:43:00
Doncaster01:25:00
Dunbar01:10:00
Dundee03:01:00
Dunston00:05:00
Durham00:13:00
East Didsbury02:47:00
Edinburgh01:35:00
Exeter St David's06:07:00
Glasgow Central02:40:00
Gloucester04:26:00
Grantham02:00:00
Gypsy Lane01:26:00
Haltwhistle01:01:00
Hartlepool00:44:00
Haydon Bridge00:49:00
Haymarket01:43:00
Heworth00:07:00
Hexham00:40:00
Huddersfield01:51:00
Inverkeithing02:00:00
James Cook University Hospital01:21:00
Kirkcaldy02:18:00
Ladybank02:33:00
Lea Green02:43:00
Leamington Spa03:28:00
Leeds01:30:00
Leuchars (for St. Andrews)02:45:00
Liskeard07:35:00
Liverpool Lime Street02:55:00
London Kings Cross03:08:00
Manchester Airport02:54:00
Manchester Oxford Road02:34:00
Manchester Piccadilly02:38:00
Manchester Victoria02:23:00
Manors00:02:30
Markinch02:25:00
Marton01:23:00
MetroCentre00:08:00
Middlesbrough01:16:00
Montrose03:33:30
Morpeth00:14:00
Motherwell02:22:00
Newark North Gate01:51:00
Newton Abbot06:28:00
Newton-le-Willows02:35:00
Northallerton00:44:00
Nunthorpe01:30:30
Oxford04:07:00
Par07:57:30
Penzance09:00:00
Peterborough02:22:00
Plymouth07:08:00
Prudhoe00:23:00
Reading04:42:00
Redruth08:31:00
Retford01:44:00
Riding Mill00:32:00
Seaham00:28:00
Seaton Carew00:48:30
Sheffield02:14:30
Southampton Airport Parkway05:34:00
Southampton Central05:42:00
St Austell08:03:00
St Erth08:52:00
Stevenage02:51:00
Stirling02:24:00
Stocksfield00:27:00
Stockton01:02:30
Stonehaven03:56:30
Sunderland00:21:00
Tamworth03:10:00
Taunton05:38:00
Thornaby01:08:30
Tiverton Parkway05:50:00
Totnes06:40:00
Truro08:20:00
Wakefield Westgate01:43:00
Wetheral01:25:00
Winchester05:24:00
Wylam00:18:00
York01:03:00

Dunston Station is 2.25 miles away.

Address: Dunston station, Dunston, Dunston, Tyne and Wear, NE11 9SS

Dunston is situated on the Tyne Valley line and is managed by Northern.

Dunston Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Barras Bridge to Dunston Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bardon Mill00:49:00
Battersby01:58:30
Billingham01:07:00
Blaydon00:08:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:12:00
Carlisle01:34:00
Corbridge00:32:00
Cramlington00:27:00
Great Ayton01:51:00
Gypsy Lane01:36:00
Haltwhistle00:57:00
Hartlepool00:56:00
Haydon Bridge00:43:00
Heworth00:16:00
Hexham00:37:00
James Cook University Hospital01:31:00
Manors00:16:30
Marton01:33:00
MetroCentre00:04:00
Middlesbrough01:27:30
Morpeth00:35:00
Newcastle00:09:00
Nunthorpe01:40:00
Prudhoe00:19:00
Riding Mill00:28:00
Seaham00:37:00
Seaton Carew01:00:00
Stocksfield00:23:00
Stockton01:14:00
Sunderland00:30:00
Thornaby01:19:30
Wetheral01:21:00
Wylam00:14:00

MetroCentre Station is 2.48 miles away.

Address: Metrocentre station, Gateshead Metro Centre, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE11 9GA

MetroCentre is situated on the Tyne Valley line and is managed by Northern.

MetroCentre Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Barras Bridge to MetroCentre Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bardon Mill00:47:00
Billingham01:08:00
Blaydon00:04:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:09:00
Carlisle01:24:00
Corbridge00:28:00
Cramlington00:25:30
Dunston00:03:00
Gypsy Lane01:39:00
Haltwhistle00:53:00
Hartlepool00:57:00
Haydon Bridge00:41:00
Heworth00:19:00
Hexham00:32:00
James Cook University Hospital01:33:00
Manors00:15:30
Marton01:36:00
Middlesbrough01:29:00
Morpeth00:34:00
Newcastle00:12:00
Nunthorpe01:43:00
Prudhoe00:14:00
Riding Mill00:24:00
Seaham00:40:00
Seaton Carew01:01:00
Stocksfield00:19:00
Stockton01:15:00
Sunderland00:33:00
Thornaby01:21:00
Wetheral01:16:00
Wylam00:10:00

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 5.57 miles away Directions from Barras Bridge to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 33.1 miles away Directions from Barras Bridge to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 76.71 miles away Directions from Barras Bridge to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 6.57 miles away

Directions from Barras Bridge to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal

North Shields Ferry Terminal is 6.92 miles away

Directions from Barras Bridge to North Shields Ferry Terminal

South Shields Ferry Terminal is 7 miles away

Directions from Barras Bridge to South Shields Ferry Terminal

Transporter Bridge North Side is 31.24 miles away

Directions from Barras Bridge to Transporter Bridge North Side

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 5.85 Miles Away

Directions from Barras Bridge to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288

Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 6.81 Miles Away

Directions from Barras Bridge to A1(M) J64/A195

Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 8.02 Miles Away

Directions from Barras Bridge to A1(M) J63/A167/A183

Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 13.22 Miles Away

Directions from Barras Bridge to A1(M) J62/A690

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Hatton Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.08 (miles)
Directions from Barras Bridge to Hatton Gallery
Attraction Name: Great North Museum: Hancock
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.13 (miles)
Directions from Barras Bridge to Great North Museum: Hancock
Attraction Name: Laing Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.31 (miles)
Directions from Barras Bridge to Laing Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Lit & Phil
Other
Distance: 0.63 (miles)
Directions from Barras Bridge to Lit & Phil
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