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Church of St Michael & All Angels

Place of Worship

Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland

Extant

Grade I Listed

Balmbra's

Billiard Hall

Newcastle, Tyne & Wear

Extant

Currently being refurbished by the Malhotra Group

St Lawrence Colliery, Newcastle

Colliery

St. Lawrence, Byker

Demolished

Now a public park (by approximation)

Three Mile Bridge, Gosforth

Bridge

Gosforth, Newcastle

Demolished

A newer stone bridge has been built in its place.

St Peters Works, Byker

Engineering Works

St Peters, Byker

Demolished

Now the St Peters Marina development.

Haining Farm, Sunderland

Farmstead

Sunderland

Demolished

Unknown, site likely around current Low Haining Farm

Old Rectory, Houghton-le-Spring

Pele Tower

Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland

In situ

Building partly remains and has been in use as council offices

WWII Operations Room, Kenton

Military Operations

Kenton, Newcastle

In Situ

Listed Grade II

Byker Buildings, Byker

Dwellings

Byker, Newcastle

Demolished

Only the Cumberland Arms remains.

Charlie's Garden, Seaton Sluice

Rock formation, previously cultivated land

Seaton Sluice, Northumberland

Corroding

Now little more than a stump.

Bull Ring, Sandhill

Baiting Place

Sandhill, Newcastle

Demolished

Site is now pedestrianised.

Farnacres, Gateshead

Manor

Gateshead, Tyne & Wear

Demolished

Site now occupied by A1 and Dukesway, Team Valley Trading Estate

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