Tyne and Wear HER(4400): Gateshead, New Woolwich Iron Works - Details
Gateshead, New Woolwich Iron Works
Metal Smelting Site
These Iron Works are described by Oliver in 1831 as conducted by Messrs. Wm. Hawkes, Senr. & Co. Records suggest they may have been built in 1819. Hawkes had other works at New Greenwich and New Deptford.
<< HER 4400 >> T.Oliver, 1831, A Perambulatory Survey, in A picture of Newcastle upon Tyne, pp 137-138 F.W.D. Manders, 1973, A History of Gateshead, p 66-67