Tyne and Wear HER(4021): Newcastle, Nuns Moor, Clay Pit - Details
Newcastle, Nuns Moor, Clay Pit
Clay Extraction Site
This Clay Pit is shown on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan, but not shown on the 2nd edition map, indicating that it was probably out of use by 1895.
<< HER 4021 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1864, 6 inch scale, Northumberland, 88 RCHME, 1995, Town Moor, Newcastle upon Tyne, Archaeological Survey Report, p 30