Tyne and Wear HER(4885): Newcastle, Skinner Burn Pottery

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  • Description

    "In a trades directory of 1790 a pottery belonging to Addison Falconer and Co. was recorded at Skinnerburn. This may be the origins of the name Pottery Lane. A Pottery is shown on Oliver's map of 1831 next to the Plate Glass Works (HER ref. 4881), and is marked as 'Newcastle Pottery' on the 1879 edition of the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan of c.1855. There was also a pottery manufacturer called James Wallace in Forth Banks in 1837, a business started by Thomas Wallace in 1827 at Carr Hill...."
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  • Further information

    Link: http://www.twsitelines.info/SMR/4885
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 11 months ago
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