Tyne and Wear HER(11325): Westerhope, Highfield Road, air raid shelter - Details
Westerhope, Highfield Road, air raid shelter
Civil Defence Site
Air Raid Shelter
Brick surface air raid shelter, single storey with reinforced concrete roof. 2.45m long, 2.1m wide and 1.8m high. Door 1.6m high and 0.67m wide. Two splayed observation slits in each of the short side walls, one in the northern elevation. Three air vents in the short side wall. A brick blast wall protects the entrance.
Pers comm, Jennifer Morrison 2008