Tyne and Wear HER(13250): Gosforth, Benton Park Road, Jesmond and Gosforth Laundry - Details
Gosforth, Benton Park Road, Jesmond and Gosforth Laundry
Shown on Ordnance Survey second edition map of 1897. In the 1891 census, 25 female inhabitants of the Convent of the Good Shepherd (which stood opposite the laundry) were listed as laundry workers.
Alan Morgan, 2004, Beyond the Grave - Exploring Newcastle's Burial Grounds, page 142