Topics > Historical Periods > 18th Century > 1780s > 1787


< 1786 | 1787 | 1788 >

In Northern England:

1780s Lemington Glass Works (1787-1997) Almshouses, nos. 16, 17 and 18 Trinity House
Lemington Glass Works
- "Glass making was first recorded in Newcastle in 1619 and was to become the second most important industry on Tyneside after coal. In 1787 the Northumberland Glass Company erected four …

Added by
Simon Cotterill
Lemington Glass Works (1787-1997)
  Co-Curate Page
Lemington Glass Works (1787-1997)
- Overview About Lemmington Glass Works Map Street View &nbsp; Lemington Glass Works was the site of glass production in Lemington, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, for over 200 years. All that …
Almshouses,  nos. 16, 17 and 18 Trinity House
  Co-Curate Page
Almshouses, nos. 16, 17 and 18 Trinity House
- Overview Map Almshouses, now storage rooms and house above, which are part of the Trinity House complex off Broad Chare in Newcastle.&nbsp; It's central plaque commemorates building in 1787 and …


Add a comment or share a memory.

Login to add a comment. Sign-up if you don't already have an account.


Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.