Tyne and Wear HER(11515): Newcastle town wall, Hanover Street, skeleton - Details
Newcastle town wall, Hanover Street, skeleton
Religious Ritual and Funerary
When Hanover Street was built in the 1840s a Civil War breach was found in the town wall and some skeletons.
Notes taken during lecture by John Nolan 4th October 2008 "The Civil Wars on Tyneside as revealed by archaeology" at the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne Symposium 2008, The British Civil Wars in the North East;