Tyne and Wear HER(2552): Monkton, Filter Beds - Details
Monkton, Filter Beds
Water Supply and Drainage
Water Disposal Site
This group of four filter beds is not shown on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan, so was operational from after 1855. The filter beds may have been associated with the nearby Springwell Paper Works (HER ref. 2550).
<< HER 2552 >> 2nd edition, Ordnance Survey map, 1898, 6 inch scale, Durham, 3, SE