Tyne and Wear HER(8476): Ford Hall

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  • Description

    "George Mowbray built Ford Hall in 1785 on land acquired by his father, Teasdale Mowbray, from the Hiltons of Hylton Castle. Six years later it was sold to John Goodchild for £14,500. Goodchild lived on the adjoining Pallion Estate and let the house to the Havelock family. Their son, born at Ford in 1795, was destined to become General Havelock, the hero of Lucknow....."
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  • Further information

    Link: https://sitelines.newcastle.gov.uk/SMR/8476
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 4 years, 4 months ago
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