Sunderland

Sunderland (cried Sunlun in the local Mackem byleid)[1] is a ceety in Nor-East Ingland.

In 2001, there wis aboot 290,000 indwallers in the ceety. It's the maist muckle steid in the 150-mile span atween Edinburgh an Leeds.

Fowk frae Sunderland is kent as Mackems.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Walker, Andy (11 November 2015). "Sunlun lad launches canny bewk The Mackem Dictionary... plus its top ten words of Wearside". The Northern Echo (in Inglis). Retrieved 22 Januar 2021.

Coordinates: 54°54′22″N 1°22′52″W / 54.9061°N 1.38113°W / 54.9061; -1.38113