Tyne and Wear HER(12302): Byker, Dent's Hole fishery

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    "Dent's Hole was a deep pool in the Tyne west of St. Peter's Quay. It was named after the Bent family in the C17. The salmon fishery was still working, though depleted in 1885. 'Hol' is Old English for 'a deep place in a stream'...."
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  • Further information

    Link: https://www.twsitelines.info/SMR/12302
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 8 months ago
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