Tyne and Wear HER(2342): South Shields, Bottle Works - Details
South Shields, Bottle Works
On the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan (1855), the site appears to have included at least three free standing structures which may have been kilns. These were out of use by 1895 as the site was then occuppied by the Stone Quay Boiler Works (HER ref. 2457).
<< HER 2342 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 4 E.L., Thornborrow, 1961, Rise and fall of the Glass Industry in South Shields, South Shields Archaeological and History Society, Vol. II, no. 4 p 7-28