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Lemington Cone, Throckley, Tyne and Wear

Lemington Cone, Throckley, Tyne and Wear
Photograph taken 07 January 2001 © Mr Bob Cottrell ARPS AFIAP DPAGB. Source English H ref: 304344

This cone was built in c1787 for the Northumberland Glass Company. It is now the only surviving glasshouse on the Tyne, an area famous since the early 17th century for the manufacture of glass.