Tyne and Wear HER(15577): Gosforth, Gosforth Park, boat house - Details
Gosforth, Gosforth Park, boat house
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
Shown on Ordnance Survey first edition. Ruined remains of the boat house still existed in 2004. Moss-covered bricks and sandstone. In 1986 a fishing or rowing boat was found in the peat (HER 1837).
Ordnance Survey first edition, 1861; Thompson, Roy, 1996, Thunder Underground - Northumberland Mine Disasters 1815-1865, photo of lake 109, photos of boat-house p 110