Tyne and Wear HER(7846): Great Eppleton, Curlew Hope Quarry - Details
Great Eppleton, Curlew Hope Quarry
Stone Extraction Site
This quarry appears on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey map of 1897. IT contained a small gunpowder store, the only permanent structure. The quarry had closed by 1920 but is still visible.
The Archaeological Practice, 1999, Eppleton Reclamation Scheme: Archaeological and Cultural Heritage Assessment, p.22 & Fig. 2. Unpublished report for Hall Construction Services Ltd. (T&W HER 1999, Box 21A/2)