Tyne and Wear HER(2776): South Hylton, Ford Paper Mill - Details
South Hylton, Ford Paper Mill
Paper Industry Site
Ford Paper Mill, established in 1838 by Thomas Routledge, made paper from Esparto grass.
<< HER 2776 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 8 N.T. Sinclair in Milburn & Miller, (eds) 1988, Sunderland, River, Town & People, Industry to 1914, p.22