Tyne and Wear HER(2170): Scaffold Hill, Old Quarry - Details
Scaffold Hill, Old Quarry
Stone Extraction Site
A Quarry at Scaffold Hill is marked as ‘Old’ on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey plan, so was out of use before 1895. First shown on Plan of Backworth, Holywell and Longbenton Estates, 1800.
<< HER 2170 >> 2nd edition Ordnance Survey map, 1898, 6 inch scale, Northumberland, 89, NW; ASUD, 2010, Scaffold Hill, North Tyneside - Archaeological Assessment; Plan of Backworth, Holywell and Longbenton Estates, 1800 (AC.0.XXII.36).