Tyne and Wear HER(7679): Newcastle, The Side, air raid shelter - Details
Newcastle, The Side, air raid shelter
Civil Defence Site
Air Raid Shelter
A two-storey air raid shelter was archaeologically recorded here before demolition in 1998. The exterior walls were stone and brick built, with a concrete render on the roadside elevation. The floor and roof were of reinforced concrete. The shelter was supplied with a louvred ventilator.
Bill Hopper Design Ltd, 1997, Proposed Car Park for CNC Properties plc, The Milburn Estates, Side, Newcastle upon Tyne - Photographic survey of existing bomb shelter buildings; Northern Counties Archaeological Services, 1998, A Watching Brief during the demolition of Second World War Air-Raid Shelters for the Construction of a Car Park at The Side, Newcastle upon Tyne, for CNC Properties plc