Tyne and Wear HER(7955): Walkergate, field boundary - Details
Walkergate, field boundary
Field boundary shown on Isaac Thompson's plan of 1745, between "Sore Bellies" to the north and "Calf Close" and "West North Moor" to the south. Not shown on Tithe map of 1843, but reappears on slightly different alignment on Ordnance Survey first edition.
Isaac Thompson, Plan of Walker 1745; Tithe, Walker Township, Long Benton Parish, 1843; Ordnance Survey first edition 1865; Northern Archaeological Associates, 2003, Walkergate Hospital Site, Newcastle upon Tyne - Archaeological Evaluation and Monitoring; Northern Counties Archaeological Services, 2003, Walkergate Hospital, Benfield Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Desk Based Assessment of the Historical Background and Archaeological Implications