Tyneside Renumberings

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There have been two wholesale renumberings of the Tyneside area, centered on Newcastle upon Tyne. Both of these relate to movements of the A1 - first from the centre of Newcastle to the Tyne Tunnel on 1 April 1977, secondly from the Tyne Tunnel onto the Western bypass in the early '90s.

First Renumbering (1977)

List of changes

Old Number Route New Number Notes
A1(M) Central Motorway East A6127(M)
A1 Birtley - Swan House Roundabout A6127
A1 Barras Bridge - Seaton Burn A6125
A19 South of Sunderland - South Shields A1018
A69 West Denton - Newcastle A6115
A108 Testos - Seaton Burn A1
A108 Seaham - Testos A19
A184 Newcastle - White Mare Pool A6115
A184 White Mare Pool - Testos A1
A191 Cowgate - West Denton A696
A191 West Denton - Scotswood Bridge A69
A194(M) Birtley - White Mare Pool A1(M)
A613 Gateshead Western bypass A69 not linked to the main renumbering, but happened around the same time
A696 Barras Bridge - Cowgate A6127

Second Renumbering (1990)

List of changes

Old Number Route New Number Notes
A1 Testos to Seaton Burn A19
A1 White Mare Pool - Testos A184 undoing the change that happened in the first renumbering
A1(M) Birtley - White Mare Pool A194(M) undoing the change that happened in the first renumbering
A69 Gateshead Western bypass A1
A69 West Denton - Scotswood Bridge A191 undoing the change that happened in the first renumbering
A69 Denton Burn - West Denton A186
A692 Dunston - Gateshead A184
A696 Kenton Bar - Cowgate A167
A696 Cowgate - West Denton A191 undoing the change that happened in the first renumbering
A6082 Gateshead - Nuns Moor A189
A6115 West Denton - Newcastle A186
A6115 Newcastle - White Mare Pool A184 undoing the change that happened in the first renumbering
A6125 Gateshead - Barras Bridge B1307
A6125 Barras Bridge - Blue House A189
A6125 Blue House - North Brunton B1318
A6125 North Brunton - Seaton Burn A1
A6127(M) Central Motorway East A167(M)
A6127 Chester-le-Street - Swan House Roundabout A167
A6127 Barras Bridge - Cowgate A167
B6326 Cowgate - Fenham B1305
B6327 Fenham - Elswick B1305
B6328 Denton Burn - Newcastle B1311



Tyneside Renumberings
Historical Information
1922 Road Lists Class IZone 1 • Zone 2 • Zone 3 • Zone 4 • Zone 5 • Zone 6 • Zone 7 • Zone 8 • Zone 9 • Northern Ireland
1922 Road Lists Class IIZone 1 • Zone 2 • Zone 3 • Zone 4 • Zone 5 • Zone 6 • Zone 7 • Zone 8 • Zone 9 • Northern Ireland
1935 Road numbering revisionZone 1 • Zone 2 • Zone 3 • Zone 4 • Zone 5 • Zone 6 • Zone 7 • Zone 8 • Zone 9
Mass renumbering schemes1922 Draft Road Lists • 1924 A1 Renumbering • 1920s South Buckinghamshire Renumbering • 1933 A30 Renumbering • 1933 Scotland Renumbering Proposals • 1934 A82 Renumbering • Tyneside Renumberings • Motorway linked Renumberings • Republic of Ireland T and L roads
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