Tyne and Wear HER(11664): Gateshead, Windmill Hills, barrage balloon - Details
Gateshead, Windmill Hills, barrage balloon
Anti Aircraft Defence Site
Barrage Balloon Site
WW2 barrage balloon site. Composed of a concentric arrangement of posts for the mooring of a balloon. At least two circuits of posts, approximately 23m in diameter.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1409058; Aerial Photograph RAF/3G/TUD/UK/12/14 5102 12-JAN-1946