Tyne and Wear HER(1885): South Shields, Baring Street, sculpture and stone trough - Details
South Shields, Baring Street, sculpture and stone trough
Religious Ritual and Funerary
Close beside the paved road (HER ref. 1884) was found "a striking sculptured stone, which was conjectured with great probability to have been connected with some funeral monument. Near it also were the remains of a shallow stone trough".
<< HER 1885 >> Tyne and Wear Museums, 2001, Hadrian Primary School, Baring Street, South Shields, Archaeological Assessment, appendix 1 R. E. Hooppell, 1878, Natural History Transactions Northumbria, Durham and Newcastle upon Tyne, VII, 4, p4-5 and plate V