Tyne and Wear HER(2719): Monkwearmouth, Ropery - Details
Rope Manufacturing Site
Ropery, with possibly four rope walks is revealed by Historic map evidence. The 1st edition Ordnance Survey map is unclear, but this may have been called Mill House Ropery.
<< HER 2719 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 8; N. Pevsner, 1992, The Buildings of England - County Durham, page 468