Tyne and Wear HER(16670): Penshaw, Dawson's Plantation, pits - Details
Penshaw, Dawson's Plantation, pits
Circular pits approx 10m in diameter and between 1-1.5m deep with upcast banks located in Dawson's Plantation. Function unknown. May be industrial and may predate the plantation. Does not look to be natural.
Archaeo-Environment Ltd, 2010, Historic Environment Survey for National Trust Properties, Tyne and Wear - Penshaw Monument