Tyne and Wear HER(7817): Newcastle, Newgate Street, tannery - Details
Newcastle, Newgate Street, tannery
Leather Industry Site
A tannery is shown on this site on 19th century maps. The remains of 4 tanning pits and associated features including a wooden drainage pipe were located during excavations in 1997.
AOC Archaeology Ltd., 1997, AN Archaeological Evaluation at Newgate Street, Newcastle upon Tyne. Unpublished report for Land Securities Properties Ltd. (T&W HER 1997 Box 15/29)