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John Dobson Street in Newcastle upon Tyne

John Dobson Street is a Street in the Tyne & Wear city of Newcastle upon Tyne and measures approximately 490 metres long.

John Dobson Street crosses the following postcode sectors:

There is only one street named John Dobson Street making it unique in Great Britain.

John Dobson Street is within the area of 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 .

John Dobson Street has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 8201840 and 8280013 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of John Dobson Street is roughly 45.01 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 48.60 and the lowest point being 34.10. A change of 14.50 metres.

John Dobson Street is located within the county of Tyne & Wear which is in the North East (England) region of the UK. 248.2 miles North from the centre of London, 0.1 miles North from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 53 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 73.43 miles North from the centre of York.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for John Dobson Street

Sunrise07:04
Sunset17:33

Latest Weather Conditions for John Dobson Street

Observed at Weather Station:Albemarle 25 February 2021 at 02:00 (11.12 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (night)
Temperature and Humidity:6.7°C (89.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:W (8 mph)
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Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of John Dobson Street above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
45.0134.1048.6014.50

Frequently asked Questions for John Dobson Street

What Council (Local Authority) is John Dobson Street in?

John Dobson Street is located within the local authority area of Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is John Dobson Street in?

John Dobson Street is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is John Dobson Street in?

John Dobson Street is located within the ward of South Jesmond.

What County is John Dobson Street in?

John Dobson Street is located within the ceremonial county of Tyne & Wear.

What Constituency is John Dobson Street in?

John Dobson Street is located within the constituency of Newcastle upon Tyne East.

What Part of the UK is John Dobson Street in?

John Dobson Street is located within the North East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is John Dobson Street in?

John Dobson Street is located within the Tyne and Wear Council area.

What Police Force area is John Dobson Street in?

John Dobson Street is located within the Northumbria Police area.

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Location Details

John Dobson Street
Map showing the location of John Dobson Street
Latitude54.975739
Longitude-1.610373
OS Easting (X):424936
OS Northing (Y):564647
OS Grid Reference:NZ249646

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for John Dobson Street

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00042583
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

Tesco Newcastle Saville Row Express
10-15 Saville Row, Clapham, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 8JE
0345 610 2881
Distance: 0.05 Miles
Directions from John Dobson Street to Tesco Newcastle Saville Row Express
Sainsburys Newcastle Northumberland Street Local
91 - 97 Northumberland Street, Newcastle, England, NE1 7AG
1912619178
Distance: 0.12 Miles
Directions from John Dobson Street to Sainsburys Newcastle Northumberland Street Local
Sainsburys Newcastle Monument Metro Station Local
Lower Ground, Monument Metro Station, Newcastle, England, NE1 7AL
0191 2300301
Distance: 0.2 Miles
Directions from John Dobson Street to Sainsburys Newcastle Monument Metro Station Local
Waitrose Eldon Square
9-11 St Georges Way, Eldon Square Shopping Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7JD
0191 233 2816
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Directions from John Dobson Street 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

Saville Place Car Park
Saville Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8DQ
Distance: 0.03 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 3673.
Telephone: 01912328520
Operated by: Newcastle City Council
John Dobson Street Car Park
John Dobson Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8HL
Distance: 0.05 km (click for directions)
Parking at this car park can be paid for using cash, credit & debit card. Please be aware that you may incur a 2.5% surcharge when paying for your parking with your credit card. Earlybird parking before 09:30.
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Newbridge Street Car Park
Newbridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8AB
Distance: 0.09 km (click for directions)
Parking at this car park can be paid for using cash, credit & debit card. Please be aware that you may incur a 2.5% surcharge when paying for your parking with your credit card.
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Ellison Place Car Park
Ellison Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8ST
Distance: 0.09 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 3662.
Telephone: 01912328520
Operated by: Newcastle City Council
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Nearest Schools

University of Northumbria At Newcastle
Distance: 0.13 Miles
Address: University of Northumbria At Newcastle, Ellison Building, Ellison Place, NE1 8ST
Head: Professor Kel Fidler (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from John Dobson Street to University of Northumbria At Newcastle
Christ Church CofE Primary School
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 31/12/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 147
Address: Christ Church CofE Primary School, Shieldfield Green, NE2 1XA
Head: Ms Sandra Furno (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from John Dobson Street to Christ Church CofE Primary School
University of Newcastle Upon Tyne
Distance: 0.38 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Address: University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, 6 Kensington Terrace, NE1 7RU
Head: Professor Christopher Edwards (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from John Dobson Street to University of Newcastle Upon Tyne
Royal Grammar School
Distance: 0.5 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 1310
Address: Royal Grammar School, Eskdale Terrace, NE2 4DX
Head: Mr Geoffrey Stanford (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from John Dobson Street to Royal Grammar 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: 0.46 (miles)
Directions from John Dobson Street 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: 0.46 (miles)
Directions from John Dobson Street 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: 0.63 (miles)
Directions from John Dobson Street 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: 0.78 (miles)
Directions from John Dobson Street to Nuffield Health, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near John Dobson Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in John Dobson Street
0.04 Saville Dental Practice 6 Saville Place NE1 8DQ
0.14 Newcastle Dental Care 11 Ridley Place NE1 8JQ
0.16 St Mary's Dental Practice 3 St. Marys Place NE1 7PG
0.22 Shakespeare St Dental Practice Adelphi Chambers, 20 Shakespeare Street NE1 6AQ
0.29 Dental Surgery 23 Leazes Park Road NE1 4PF

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near John Dobson Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near John Dobson Street
0.04 Saville Medical Group 7 Saville Place NE1 8DQ tel:0191 2324274
0.18 Newcastle Medical Centre Hotspur Way, Intu Eldon Square NE1 7XR tel:0191 2322973
0.47 Thornfields Medical Group Stoddart Street, Shieldfield NE2 1AL
0.89 Avenue Medical Practice 5 Osborne Avenue, Jesmond NE2 1JQ tel:0191 2810041
0.92 Millennium Family Practice Trinity Square Health Ctr NE8 1AD tel:0191 4783678

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near John Dobson Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near John Dobson Street
0.08 Superdrug Pharmacy 46-50 Northumberland Street NE1 7DF tel:0191 2324308
0.15 Boots 150 Northumberland Street NE1 7DQ tel:0191 2305211
0.18 Boots Hotspur Way, Eldon Square NE1 7XE tel:0191 2329844
0.19 Boots 35 Blackett Street NE1 7AN tel:0191 2324423
0.53 Shieldfield Pharmacy Stoddart Street, Shieldfield NE2 1AN tel:01912 610658

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near John Dobson Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near John Dobson Street
0.04 G T Harvey & Partners 9 Saville Row NE1 8JE
0.06 C4 Sightcare Northumberland House, Princess Square NE1 8ER
0.06 Rowe Opticians Northumberland House, Princess Square NE1 8ER
0.13 Vision Express (newcastle-upon-tyne) 6-8 Eldon Way, Intu Eldon Square NE1 7XS
0.14 F Robson & Co 16 Pilgrim Street NE1 6QG

Nearest Libraries

Newcastle City Library
Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge Street West, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE18AX
Telephone: 0191 277 4154
Distance: 0.06 Miles
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Newcastle City Library
33 New Bridge Street West, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE18AX
Telephone: +44 (0)191 277 4100
Distance: 0.06 Miles
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Moorside Library
Beaconsfield St, Arthur'S Hill, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE45AW
Telephone: 0191 272 4312
Distance: 1.01 Miles
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Jesmond Library
St. George's Terrace, Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE22DL
Telephone: 0191 278 4215
Distance: 1.24 Miles
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Directions from John Dobson Street to Jesmond Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Manors Station is 0.30 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 John Dobson Street 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 0.59 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 John Dobson Street 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 2.15 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 John Dobson Street 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 2.49 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 John Dobson Street 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 5.79 miles away Directions from John Dobson Street to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 32.88 miles away Directions from John Dobson Street to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 76.51 miles away Directions from John Dobson Street to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 6.48 miles away

Directions from John Dobson Street to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal

North Shields Ferry Terminal is 6.86 miles away

Directions from John Dobson Street to North Shields Ferry Terminal

South Shields Ferry Terminal is 6.92 miles away

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Transporter Bridge North Side is 31.01 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 5.62 Miles Away

Directions from John Dobson Street to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288

Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 6.58 Miles Away

Directions from John Dobson Street to A1(M) J64/A195

Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 7.8 Miles Away

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Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 13 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Laing Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.08 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Hatton Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.32 (miles)
Directions from John Dobson Street to Hatton Gallery
Attraction Name: Great North Museum: Hancock
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.35 (miles)
Directions from John Dobson Street to Great North Museum: Hancock
Attraction Name: Lit & Phil
Other
Distance: 0.46 (miles)
Directions from John Dobson Street to Lit & Phil
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