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Seaham Bottle Works (Seaham)

A bottle works is shown in the early mapping of this area.

Men and women of the bottleworks who served and fell in the First World War were commemorated at least two rolls of honour (one on paper, one on brass) although it is not known if the memorials survived the demolition of the bottle works (3-4).

Reference number:D8305
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
First World War (1914 to 1918)
Second World War (1939 to 1945)
Event(s):Turning the Tide Project 1997 - 1998; Archaeological Services University of Durham

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Seaham


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