Tyne and Wear HER(16874): Penshaw, West Barnwell Farm - Details
Penshaw, West Barnwell Farm
Agriculture and Subsistence
Land Use Site
Farm shown on the 1775 Tempest plan and subsequent plans. Still labelled and showing gin gang on 1959 plan. Tithe plan 1848 states the landowner as Charles William Vane, Marquess of Londonderry and the tenent as James Humphrey.
The Archaeological Practice Ltd., 2014, Penshaw: Not just a monument - Historic Village Atlas; Tempest, 1775, Plan of Penshaw Lands, DRO NCB 1/X 227