Tyne and Wear HER(2088): Wallsend, Allan's Chemical Works - Details
Wallsend, Allan's Chemical Works
Chemical Production Site
Historic Ordnance Survey Map evidence shows the location of Wallsend Chemical Works. The 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan shows a possible condensing flue and chimney, and a wagonway to the edge of the river.
<< HER 2088 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1864, 6 inch scale, Northumberland, 98; University of Newcastle upon Tyne Department of Extra-Mural Studies, 1961, The Old Tyneside Chemical Trade, chapter XIII, pages 37-38; TWM Archaeology, 2010, Swan Hunter, Wallsend - archaeological assessment and photographic recording; Tyne and Wear Museums, 2010, Land east of Wallsend Roman Fort (TWEDCo) - Archaeological Assessment