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4567


N Tyneside


North Shields, Church Street Ropery


North Shields


NZ36NE


Industrial


Rope Manufacturing Site


Ropery


Post Medieval


C18


Documentary Evidence


A ropery in Church Street is shown on Fryer's 1772 map on Mr. Parson's ground, and on Wood’s map of 1827. On the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan it is shown as a shorter establishment, allowing George Street to extend further west.


3576


6861


NZ35766861



<< HER 4567 >> J. Woods, 1826, Plan of the Towns of North Shields and Tynemouth J. Fryer, 1772, A Plan of the Low Part of the River Tyne 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1865, 6 inch scale, Northumberland, 89; TWM, 2010, Ashleigh Special School, North Shields - Archaeological Excavation; TWM, 2009, Ashleigh Special School, North Shields - Archaeological Assessment

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