Tyne and Wear HER(11677): Benwell, Condercum Road, air raid shelters - Details
Benwell, Condercum Road, air raid shelters
Civil Defence Site
Air Raid Shelter
Five air raid shelters of WW2 seen on air photographs. In school playing fields between Condercum Road and Conhope Lane. Arranged north-south surrounded by banks on all four sides. Each shelter was 15m x 7m. The whole complex was 90m x 25m. Now levelled.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1432157; Aerial Photograph RAF 3G/TUD/UK/147 5498 15-APR-1946