Lort Burn. Originally Dene Burn, it became Lort Burn (dirty burn) from later 14th century. Rising in Leazes it follows the line of Dean Street and enters river near this spot. High Bridge and Low Bridge mark early bridges across it.
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Location: Junction of Sandhill and Quayside
Metropolitan District: Newcastle upon Tyne City Council
Metropolitan District Ward: Westgate
UK Parliament Constituency: Newcastle upon Tyne Central