Tyne and Wear HER(11415): Longbenton, Benton Lodge - Details
Longbenton, Benton Lodge
A large Victorian house in extensive grounds. Once occupied by the Smith's family of Smiths Docks. In 1887 it was occupied by Miss Elizabeth Anderson. Later residents were accountant, Alfred Carr, later still Sir Neville and Lady Hadcock. The site is now occupied by houses.
W.G. Elliott and Edwin Smith, Bygone Days of Longbenton, Benton, Forest Hall, West Moor and Killingworth, p 31