EAW014469 ENGLAND (1948). The Ford Paper Mill alongside the River Wear, South Hylton, 1948

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Details

Title [EAW014469] The Ford Paper Mill alongside the River Wear, South Hylton, 1948
Reference EAW014469
Date 15-April-1948
Link
Place name SOUTH HYLTON
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 435964, 557422
Longitude / Latitude -1.4389819176947, 54.910129947024
National Grid Reference NZ360574

Pins

the cretehawser concrete tug built on the north bank of the river at swan hunter shipyard just a few hundred yards down stream.this was built just after the great war when steel was scarce.it was damaged in ww2 in a bombing raid,towed up river and beached.where it remains today.

kevin n
Tuesday 24th of December 2013 04:25:42 PM
hylton colliery pit heap

kevin n
Tuesday 24th of December 2013 04:18:06 PM

User Comment Contributions

Started paper-making in 1836. Owned by Vint Hutton & Co; Hutton Fletcher & Co; J. Blackwell & Co; Ford Paper Works; Wiggins Teape; Alex Pirie & Sons.

1923 Four machines, 100 ins., 90 ins., 72 ins. and 60 ins. E.S. Writings, Printings, Fine News, Music and Cartridges.



Closed 1 Jun 1971

Chris
Saturday 30th of July 2016 02:34:55 PM
Started paper-making in 1836. Owned by Vint Hutton & Co; Hutton Fletcher & Co; J. Blackwell & Co; Ford Paper Works; Wiggins Teape; Alex Pirie & Sons.

1923 Four machines, 100 ins., 90 ins., 72 ins. and 60 ins. E.S. Writings, Printings, Fine News, Music and Cartridges.

Closed 1 Jun 1971

Chris
Saturday 30th of July 2016 02:34:25 PM