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Post code: NE3

Where is it?

Coxlodge is an area situated between Fawdon, Gosforth and Kenton in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

A Short History

By order of the Local Government Board on 20 September 1872, the parishes of South Gosforth and Coxlodge were constituted into an urban district, the South Gosforth Local Board. After the 1894 Local Government Act, it became the South Gosforth Urban District Council. A year later, by a Northumberland County Council order dated 14 March 1895, the title was changed again to Gosforth Urban District Council.

The parishes of Coxlodge and South Gosforth were amalgamated into the parish of Gosforth in 1908. The Gosforth Urban District Council was finally abolished on 1 April 1974 to become part of Newcastle Metropolitan Borough Council.
  • Transport links

    Bus NumberRoute
    7High Heaton ( Freeman Hospital) to Gateshead(metrocentre)
    8High Heaton (Freeman Hospital) to Newcastle upon Tyne
    32Fenham to Newcastle upon Tyne
    32ANewcastle upon Tyne circular
    117Fenham to Gosforth
  • Education and Training in the area

    Primary Schools

    School NamesOfsted rating
    Regent Farm First SchoolOfsted rating: Good
    Gosforth Junior High Academy Ofsted rating: Outstanding
    St Charles' RC Primary SchoolOfsted rating: Good
    Grange First SchoolOfsted rating: Good
    Archibald First SchoolOfsted rating: Outstanding
    Mountfield Primary SchoolOfsted rating: Good
    Newcastle School for BoysOfsted rating: N/A
    North Fawdon Primary SchoolOfsted rating: Good
    Wyndham Primary SchoolOfsted rating: Good
    Westfield SchoolOfsted rating: N/A

    Secondary Schools

    School NameOfsted rating
    Gosforth Academy Ofsted rating: Outstanding
    Newcastle School for BoysOfsted rating: N/A
    Westfield SchoolOfsted rating: N/A
    Kenton SchoolOfsted rating: Good
    St Mary's Catholic SchoolOfsted rating:Outstanding
    Dame Allan's Senior SchoolOfsted rating: N/A
    Sacred Heart Catholic High SchoolOfsted rating: outstanding
    Newcastle High School for GirlsOfsted rating: N/A
    Royal Grammar SchoolOfsted rating: N/A
    Heaton Manor SchoolOfsted rating: Good