Tyne and Wear HER(2358): South Shields, Ballast Hill - Details
South Shields, Ballast Hill
Historic Ordnance Survey map evidence shows a Ballast Hill at this location, probably related to the adjacent St. Hilda's Colliery (HER ref. 2355).
<< HER 2358 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 4; Dick Keys and Ken Smith, 2005, Tall Ships on the Tyne, p 6