Tyne and Wear HER(16458): Dunston, Oil, Grease and Candle factory - Details
Dunston, Oil, Grease and Candle factory
Oil, grease and candle factory comprising of several buildings constructed in 1900 for Messrs Mawson, Clark and Co. The complex included a factory with a chimney, a reservoir and several railway sidings branching off the Derwenthaugh line. By the mid 1970s the buildings were extant although not in use as a candle factory. Now demolished.
The Archaeological Practice Ltd. 2012, Mandela Way, Gateshead - Archaeological Assessment; Building plans TWAS T292/336, 334 and 486