Skip to main content

Geographical Term Details

Tees (North England)

Definition (

The River Tees is in northern England. It rises on the eastern slope of Cross Fell in the North Pennines, and flows eastwards for 85 miles (137 km) to reach the North Sea between Hartlepool and Redcar near Middlesbrough. It drains an area of 710 square miles (1834 square km) and has a number of tributaries including the River Greta, River Lune, River Balder, River Leven and River Skerne. (Wikipedia)

Preferred Units: N/A

Scope Note:

Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms

Geographical FeatureIs Geographical Feature of
N/ATees catchment

This term is used for the following terms: 
River Tees (North England)

Approved Date

Click here to give feedback on this term or suggest an update.