Tyne and Wear HER(17198): Cleadon, Front Street, glinter - Details
Cleadon, Front Street, glinter
Glinter (guard stone) at the junction of Front Street and Sunniside Lane, adjacent to Burdon Farm. These were positioned to protect the wall from damage from carts or agricultural equipment. Stone possibly contemporary with the wall and may be 18th century. Top of the stone is damaged. Consideration should be given to repairing this to precent further decline.
Northern Archaeological Associates, 2015, The Cleadon Village Atlas;