Keys to the Past

Bus Shelters (Stannington)

Stannington bus shelter. Photo by Northumberland County Council.
Stannington bus shelter. Photo by Northumberland County Council.

These two bus shelters, built of wood and standing on a stone base, were built in 1937. They stand either side of the old A1. They were presented to the village by Lord Ridley to celebrate the coronation of King George VI. They are Grade II Listed Buildings protected by law.

Reference number:N11463
Historical period: Mid 20th Century (1933 to 1966)
Legal status:Listed Building
Event(s):DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Southern Trunk Main Warkworth to North Gosforth. Archaeological and Cultural Heritage Assessment 2006; Tyne and Wear Museums

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Source of Reference
Local History of Stannington

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