Tyne and Wear HER(7856): North Shields, Borough Road, warehouse of George Otto & Co. - Details
North Shields, Borough Road, warehouse of George Otto & Co.
This firm was founded in 1858 for the provision of ships and to provide storage for merchandise. In the basement were huge supplies of salt beef, pork and butter.
Richard Simpson, 1988, North Shields and Tynemouth - A Pictorial History; FISHcast, sub-group of FISH (Folk Interested in Shields Harbour), 2007, North Shields - The New Quay and The Fish Quay Conservation Areas - FISHcast Community Character Statement