Sulphur House, Whittle Dene Reservoirs (Horsley)
A late 19th century water sulphurization building, built for the Newcastle and Gateshead Water Company. It still has 19th century machinery inside, including a working beam engine and large cast-iron capstan. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
|Legal status:||Listed Building|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Horsley
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