Tyne and Wear HER(11485): Ryton, Ryton Haugh, aircraft obstructions - Details
Ryton, Ryton Haugh, aircraft obstructions
An area of WW2 aircraft obstructions at Ryton Haugh. Formed by a network of continuous ditches with adjacent upcast banks of spoil, covering an area measuring around 700m by 400m. The ditches have been destroyed by later development. This is the site of Blaydon Race Course and later Stella South Power Station.
English Heritage, 2008, Hadrian's Wall National Mapping Programme (1436049); Aerial Photograph RAF FNO/129 1098 01-SEP-1942