Tyne and Wear HER(589): Ryton Ferry, River Tyne, beehive quern - Details
Ryton Ferry, River Tyne, beehive quern
Tools and Equipment
In the summer of 1939 the fine top stone of a beehive quern was recovered from the bed of the Tyne a little above the Ferry House at Ryton, and became part of the Cocks Collection.
<< HER 589 >> Museum of Antiquities, Notebooks of W.A. Cocks W.A. Cocks, 1947, A Cup-Marked Stone at Ryton, Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle, 4, X (for 1942-46), pp. 87-8