Tyne and Wear HER(11408): Forest Hill, Clousden Hill, guidepost - Details
Forest Hill, Clousden Hill, guidepost
Road Transport Site
A guidepost and lampost set into a circular metal horse trough with four ornate legs. Used to be in the centre of the road, acting as a roundabout, but moved to one side of the road in 1984 and is now planted with flowers.
W.G. Elliott, Bygone Days of Longenton, Benton, Forest Hall, West Moor, Killingworth, Palmersville and Benton Square, Book 2, p 62; W.G. Elliott and Edwin Smith, Bygone Days of Longbenton, Benton, Forest Hall, West Moor and Killingworth, p 67