Tyne and Wear HER(2445): South Shields, Ship Repairing Yard - Details
South Shields, Ship Repairing Yard
Marine Construction Site
This ship repairing yard is not shown on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan, so was built after 1855. It was built over part of the northern end of the North Eastern Railway, Pontop and South Shields Branch (HER ref. 2290).
<< HER 2445 >> 2nd edition, Ordnance Survey map, 1898, 6 inch scale, Durham, 4, NW The Archaeological Practice, 2002, Shipbuilding on Tyne and Wear - Prehistory to Present. Tyne & Wear Historic Environment Record.