Cleveland, England

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Coordinates: 54°31′30″N 1°11′20″W / 54.525°N 1.189°W / 54.525; -1.189

Cleveland shown within England
The former administrative county of Cleveland shown within England
 • OriginTeesside and environs
 • Created1974
 • Abolished1996
 • Succeeded byHartlepool
Redcar and Cleveland
StatusNon-metropolitan county
GovernmentCleveland County Council
 • HQMiddlesbrough
The natural sub-regions of Yorkshire

Cleveland is an area in the North of Yorkshire, England. That means it is in North East England.

As a non-metropolitan county it existed between 1 April 1974 and 31 March 1996. The districts which made up the county are now all unitary authorities.

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