Tyne and Wear HER(3067): North Hylton, Tar Distillery - Details
North Hylton, Tar Distillery
Chemical Product Site
Historic Ordnance Survey map evidence shows a Tar Distillery, with a Reservoir and two Tar Vats at this location.
<< HER 3067 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 13; Mounsey, K.and Thompson, S. 2018. Site 8, Nab End, Sunderland's Forgotten Stones Project, North Hylton, Sunderland: Archaeological Community Excavation report, Wardell Armstrong, HER4840