Catalogue description Gateshead and South Shields Highways Board

This record is held by Tyne and Wear Archives

Details of HW.GSS
Reference: HW.GSS
Title: Gateshead and South Shields Highways Board

Minutes and Ledgers

Date: 1879-1896
Held by: Tyne and Wear Archives, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Gateshead and South Shields Highways Board

Physical description: 4 volumes
Administrative / biographical background:

Constituted by order of Quarter Sessions on 5 January 1863, in pursuance of the Act 25 + 26 Vic. cap. 61.


The last meeting of the Board took place in 1896, after which its functions transferred to Durham County Council.


Townships included:


Barmston Washington


Chopwell East Boldon


Crawcrook West Boldon


Upper + Nether Heworth Cleadon


Ryton Harton


Ryton Woodside Hedworth


Stella Monkton


Great + Little Usworth Whitburn


North Biddick

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