Tyne and Wear HER(2896): Hendon, Windmill - Details
Wind Power Site
A new mill, brick-built, was burnt down in 1827, then rebuilt and known as Butterflint's Mill. The windmill is marked as ‘Old and in Ruins’ on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan, having been demolished to make way for a railway.
<< HER 2896 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 8 Clay, Miller & Milburn, 1984, An Eye Plan of Sunderland and Bishopwearmouth, p 51