Tyne and Wear HER(13705): Sunderland, Canal Farm, well - Details
Sunderland, Canal Farm, well
Water Supply and Drainage
Water Storage Site
Shown on Ordnance Survey first edition map of 1854. Not shown on 1919 survey. Such wells are not uncommon in the 19th century and reflect the need for most famrs and indeed many other properties to have their own water supply for human and animal use.
Archaeo-Environment Ltd. , 2008, Proposed relocated council depot at Ettrick Grove to the west of Barnes Park - Archaeological Assessment