Keys to the Past

Masterman Place (Middleton-in-Teesdale)

Masterman Place, Middleton on Teesdale (Copyright Keys to the Past)
Masterman Place, Middleton on Teesdale (Copyright Keys to the Past)

These houses were built in 1823-4 by the London Lead Company to house 25 lead miners and two overseers. They were designed by Ignatius Bonomi. A Reading Room and a building to house the water supply were also built.

Reference number:D5166
Historical period: Georgian (1714 to 1830)
Victorian (1837 to 1901)
Early 20th Century (1901 to 1932)
Late 20th Century (1967 to 2000)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Middleton-in-Teesdale

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