Tyne and Wear HER(4418): Sunderland, Jockey Dike Nook, Battery - Details
Sunderland, Jockey Dike Nook, Battery
In 1745 a battery of four guns was built on a stretch called Jockey Dike Nook. This battery washed away in 1780.
<< HER 4418 >> Clay, Miller & Milburn, 1984, An Eye Plan of Sunderland and Bishopwearmouth, p 37 G. McCombie, 1997, The Development of Sunderland Town Moor, p 15 J.W. Summers, 1858, The History of Sunderland, p 76-85