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15763


Sunderland


East Rainton, herd's cottage


East Rainton


NZ34NW


Domestic


Dwelling


House


Post Medieval


C17


Demolished Building


Cottage shown on OS second edition map. In the 1920s the Walker family lived here. Robert Hope said the name came from cattle drovers who herded their anmimals on the green overnight.


3363


4800


NZ33634800



Ordnance Survey Second Edition Map 1890; Robert Hope, no date, East Rainton in the 1920s; Hetton Local & Natural History Society, 2015, The Hetton Village Atlas

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