Tyne and Wear HER(4886): Newcastle, Skinnerburn Iron Works - Details
Newcastle, Skinnerburn Iron Works
Metal Smelting Site
The Skinnerburn Iron Works are shown as 'Foundery' on Oliver's map of 1831 and as 'Skinnerburn Iron Works' on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map of c.1860. By 1940 'Northern Oil Works' had taken over this location.
<< HER 4886 >> Tyne and Wear Museums Service, 2000, Pottery Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne, Archaeological Assessment Oliver, 1831 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1879, 25 inch scale