Allensford blast furnace, Shotley Low Quarter - Northumberland (UA)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Allensford blast furnace
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1006405
  • Local Planning Authority: Northumberland (UA)
  • Site Type: Industrial > Metal industry site


  • Unitary Authority: Northumberland (UA) / County Durham (UA)
  • Parish: Shotley Low Quarter
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Hexham / North West Durham
  • Region: North East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally unsatisfactory with major localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Scrub/tree growth
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, LB grade II

Contact Details

Sara Rushton 0191 269 1222

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England