Tyne and Wear HER(11746): South Shields, bomb craters - Details
South Shields, bomb craters
Four bomb craters at NZ 3372 6344, NZ 3411 6349, NZ 3390 6315 and NZ 3425 6319. Seen as earthworks on air photographs from 1946. The craters lie between 250 and 500m apart. It is not clear what the bombing target was. Three of the craters have been built over.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1403226; Aerial Photograph RAF 106G/UK/1193 3289 27-FEB-1946