Tyne and Wear HER(2028): Howdon, Ropery - Details
Rope Manufacturing Site
Howden Ropery. Appears from the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan to be an outdoor works, with a small building at its southern end. It was out of use before 1895 when the site was occupied by an Iron Foundry (HER ref. 2144) on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey plan.
<< HER 2028 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1865, 6 inch scale, Northumberland 89