Tyne and Wear HER(11493): Denton Burn, barrage balloon site - Details
Denton Burn, barrage balloon site
Anti Aircraft Defence Site
Barrage Balloon Site
WW2 barrage balloon site just to the west of Denton Dene. Formed of four concentric rings of mooring posts with an overall diameter of 52m. Probably two associated building platforms to the north-east. The site has since been levelled.
English Heritage, 2008, Hadrian's Wall National Mapping Programme (1435872); Aerial Photograph RAF 3G/TUD/UK/147 5233 15-APR-1946