Tyne and Wear HER(12462): Whitburn Bents, Fishermen's Club - Details
Whitburn Bents, Fishermen's Club
Whitburn Bents was created as a fishermen's hamlet. A Fishermen's Club still occupies a small dene to the north. It has been damaged by fire.
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