Tyne and Wear HER(11409): Longbenton, Front Street, toll gate and house - Details
Longbenton, Front Street, toll gate and house
Road Transport Site
The tollgate and tollgate stood at the top of Coach Lane opposite St. Aidan's Catholic Church. It cost a penny to use the road by foot and three pence for carts.
W.G. Elliott, Bygone Days of Longenton, Benton, Forest Hall, West Moor, Killingworth, Palmersville and Benton Square, Book 2, p 7