Restoration and better management of four key industrial heritage sites.

Activity

Whinfield Coke Ovens – repair, conserve and interpret the remains of the Beehive Coke Ovens which are a Scheduled Ancient Monument and turning them into an asset.

Year
(2016-2020)

1

Coordinator

Tyne & Wear Building Preservation Trust

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Activity

Derwentcote Steel Furnace – the earliest and most complete steel-making furnace in Britain. Conserve and enhance the site and turning it into a vibrant visitor attraction.

Year
(2016-2020)

1-4

Coordinator

English Heritage / Tyne & Wear Building Preservation Trust

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Activity

Allensford Blast Furnace – a Grade II Listed Building and Scheduled Ancient Monument in need of conservation and interpretation.

Year
(2016-2020)

1-2

Coordinator

Tyne & Wear Building Preservation Trust

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Activity

Crowley’s Dam – conservation of this relic from Winlaton Mill ironworks which is an internationally significant industrial heritage site.

Year
(2016-2020)

1

Coordinator

Gateshead Council

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