Tyne and Wear HER(3642): Whickham, Mill Race - Details
Whickham, Mill Race
Water Supply and Drainage
Water Power Production Site
This was a Mill Race from the Derwent to High Forge (HER ref. 3640), which also connected the Derwent Gut (HER ref. 3641) with the river, though its precise relationship with the Forge and the Gut is unclear.
<< HER 3642 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 6