is a village
, Tyne and Wear
. Shiney Row enjoys good travel links with the rest of Sunderland
. One of the City of Sunderland College
's main centres is located in Shiney Row.
The village is also located at the south eastern end of the Washington Highway (A182
) - a dual carriageway that links the village with Washington and the A194
. The A182 carries on as a road as far as Seaham
on the East Durham Coast and links several ex-mining
communities along its length.
The village has a few facilities, notably the recently refurbished library and customer service centre and 2 doctors' surgeries: Grangewood Surgery and Westbourne Surgery. There are 4 Public Houses in Shiney Row - The Oddfellows Arms in Westbourne Terrace, The Shoulder of Mutton, The Wheatsheaf and the Travellers Rest located at nearby Mill Pit. There are also various other facilities including a community centre, churches, a post office, dry cleaner, various hairdressers, and other shops. Shiney Row college is also located in the area.
Its main primary school is Shiney Row Primary School which feeds into Houghton Kepier Sports College. It is however close to Our Lady Queen of Peace Primary school which feeds into the St Roberts RC School. Barnwell School is also near Shiney Row Primary School. Barnwell School feeds into Biddick School Sports College
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