Tyne and Wear HER(3095): Penshaw, Cross Rigg Quarry - Details
Penshaw, Cross Rigg Quarry
Stone Extraction Site
Cross Rigg Quarry. Leased by J & W Lowry Ltd. between 1895 and 1931. Photos and maps held at TWAS. Also known as Dyson's Quarry. Located midway between Old and New Penshaw.
<< HER 3095 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 13; TWAS DS JWL/37-53; TWAS DS JWL/47/1-9; TWAS DS JWL/46/1-6; The Archaeological Practice Ltd., 2014, Penshaw: Not just a monument - Historic Village Atlas;