Tyne and Wear HER(11657): Walker, St. Anthony's Park, barrage balloon - Details
Walker, St. Anthony's Park, barrage balloon
Anti Aircraft Defence Site
Barrage Balloon Site
Barrage balloon site seen on air photographs in an area of recreation ground. Formed by concentric rings of posts for mooring the balloons. At least partially demolished by 1948. Approximate radius of 27m. Whole site appears to have been levelled.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1409126; Aerial Photograph RAF 58/B/35 5352 16-MAY-1948