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Population 500 (2011)
OS grid reference NZ419455
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district SR7
Police Durham
Fire County Durham and Darlington
Ambulance North East
EU Parliament North East England
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County DurhamCoordinates: 54°48′11″N 1°20′56″W / 54.803°N 1.349°W / 54.803; -1.349

Hawthorn is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated between Seaham and Easington.

The only noticeable location in the village of Hawthorn is the Staplyton Arms, a small public house situated in roughly the centre of the village.

Close by Hawthorn Dene's mouth, there was until the late 1970s, a large Gothic Revival house, named "Hawthorn Towers" once the family home of Major Anderson, who was connected with the Building of the Middlesbrough Transporter Bridge.

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