Tyne and Wear HER(4566): North Shields, Mathew Walters Ropery - Details
North Shields, Mathew Walters Ropery
Rope Manufacturing Site
This ropery is shown on a 1757 map of North Shields lying behind Low Street. It is called Mathew Walter's ropery on Fryer's 1772 map and may also be marked in a shortened form on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan of the area.
<< HER 4566 >> J. Woods, 1826, Plan of the Towns of North Shields and Tynemouth 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1865, 6 inch scale, Northumberland, 89 1757, Map of North Shields J. Fryer, 1772, A Plan of the Low Part of the River Tyne J. Fryer, 1772, A Plan of the Low Part of the River Tyne