Tyne and Wear HER(12111): Wallsend, Holy Cross Church, 'coffin path' - Details
Wallsend, Holy Cross Church, 'coffin path'
Pedestrian Transport Site
This route left Wallsend village at Crow Bank, heading for Holy Cross Church on the other side of Wallsend Dene. A footpath still exists today. The layout of Hunters Court which faces Park Road respects the Coffin Path by curving its terraces along it and leaving a corner of long gardens.
North Tyneside Council, 2006, The Green Conservation Area Character Appraisal, Draft August 2006; William Richardson, 1923, History of the Parish of Wallsend