Tyne and Wear HER(4004): East Brunton, Brunton Quarry - Details
East Brunton, Brunton Quarry
Stone Extraction Site
This quarry is shown on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan. The 2nd edition Ordnance Survey plan shows an expansion of the quarry, but the 3rd edition map of 1921 shows it as disused. The British Geological Survey marks the rock as a yellow-grey quartzoze sandstone.
<< HER 4004 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1864, 6 inch scale, Northumberland, 88