Tyne and Wear HER(5675): Winlaton Mill, cannon and musket balls - Details
Winlaton Mill, cannon and musket balls
Armour and Weapons
Cannon balls and lead musket balls have been found at Primrose Hill, Goodshields Haugh. The old drove road at Clockburn Lonnen (HER 4984) was used by Oliver Cromwell and his army in 1650, on their way to the Battle of Dunbar.
<< HER 5675 >> C.S. Dobinson, 2000, Twentieth Century Fortifications in England, Appendices, Airfield Themes, Vol IX 2, p 250 and 262