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County Town: Newcastle upon Tyne
Population: 1,075,938
Area: 208 sq miles - 540 sq km
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Pleasure and freedom from pain, are the only things desirable as ends. - John Stuart Mill
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Battle of Edgehill - 1642, First Parliament of Great Britain - 1707, War of Jenkins’ Ear Begins - 1739, First British-Made Ford Car - 1911, Battle of El Alamein - 1942
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