Tyne and Wear HER(4940): Newburn, High Mill - Details
Newburn, High Mill
Water Power Production Site
There was formerly a water mill on the burn, about a quarter of a mile north from the village, which was called the High Mill. It was swept away by a flood about the time that the Tyne Bridge fell in 1771.
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