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4594


S Tyneside


South Shields, Alum and Alkali Works


South Shields


NZ36NE


Industrial


Chemical Works


Alkali Works


Early Modern


C19


Documentary Evidence


On Wood’s map of 1827 the Alkali Works is apparently surrounded by ballast hills. The works ido not appear on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map of the area.


3649


6641


NZ36496641



<< HER 4594 >> J. Woods, 1826, Plan of the Towns of North Shields and Tynemouth; University of Newcastle upon Tyne Department of Extra-Mural Studies, 1961, The Old Tyneside Chemical Trade, chapter XII, pages 31-33

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