Keys to the Past

Salt Pans (Blyth)

This area was a centre for salt production in Blyth. The industry was most important from the 16th to 18th century. No remains can be seen at the site today.

Reference number:N12125
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Blyth

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