Tyne and Wear HER(1707): Monkwearmouth, North Dock, Timber Yard Steam Cranes - Details
Monkwearmouth, North Dock, Timber Yard Steam Cranes
Lifting and Winding Structure
Five steam cranes working in a timber yard, three of which are rail-mounted cranes and two are larger and fixed. At least one rail-mounted crane and one stationary crane were still in use recently.
<< HER 1707 >> Tyne and Wear Industrial Monuments Trust, 1978, Sites of interest in River Wear plan area