Stockton-on-Tees

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Stock·ton-on-Tees

 (stŏk′tən-ŏn-tēz′, -ôn-)
A borough of northeast England west-northwest of Middlesbrough.

Stockton-on-Tees

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1. (Placename) a former port and industrial centre in NE England, in Stockton-on-Tees unitary authority, Co Durham, on the River Tees: famous for the Stockton-Darlington Railway (1825), the first passenger-carrying railway in the world; now mainly residential. Pop: 80 060 (2001)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in NE England, in Co Durham and North Yorkshire: created in 1996 from part of Cleveland county. Pop: 186 300 (2003 est). Area: 195 sq km (75 sq miles)

Stock′ton-on-Tees′



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a seaport in Cleveland, in NE England, on the Tees River. 177,800.