Tyne and Wear HER(15721): East Rainton, Rainton Bridge Farm - Details
East Rainton, Rainton Bridge Farm
Agriculture and Subsistence
Rainton Bridge Farm has been farmed by the Bailey family for generations. The building containing the village communal oven became the boiler house at the farm. It once had racing stables. Only working farm in East Rainton.
East Rainton Women's Institute, no date, History of East Rainton (typescript); Ordnance Survey First Edition Map 1858; Hetton Local & Natural History Society, 2015, The Hetton Village Atlas p566; Tyne and Wear Museums, 2009, Rainton Bridge Farm, East Rainton, Sunderland - Archaeological Assessment