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Site of Shotley Bridge Sword Factory, with extant later Mill (Shotley Bridge) - Source of Reference

The information on this website is based on a range of published and unpublished works. Below is a list of the source of information used in writing this record.

No. Originator(s) Date Title Notes
1 Ordnance Survey Archaeology Card NZ05SE6
3 Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle-on-Tyne Series 3 Vol 4 pages 223-4
4 Atkinson, David 1987 The German Sword Makers of Shotley Bridge ISBN No. 1870268059
5 Jenkins, Rhys 1935 The Hollow Sword Blade Company and Sword Making At Shotley B
6 Richardson, David 1973 The Shotley Bridge sword makers, their strange history Published by Frank Graham
7 1995 Shotley Bridge, Sword factory
8 Clack, P. A. G., Gosling, P. F. 1975 Archaeology in the North Gazeteer
9 Shotley Bridge Sword Factory Information
10 TWM Archaeology, Muncaster, W Sep-2002 Shotley Bridge Sword Factory, County Durham; Archaeological Evaluation
11 Durham County Council Shotley Bridge
12 Durham County Council Shotley Bridge
13 Durham County Council Shotley Bridge
14 Durham County Council Shotley Bridge
15 Durham County Council Shotley Bridge
16 Durham County Council Shotley Bridge
17 Durham County Council Shotley Bridge
18 Durham County Council Shotley Bridge
19 Durham County Council Shotley Bridge
20 Durham County Council Shotley Bridge
21 Durham County Council Shotley Bridge
22 Unknown May-1888 The German sword makers at Shotley Bridge
23 North East Mills Group 21-Mar-2011 North East Mills Group Mills Database p9
24 Ordnance Survey 1856 to 1865 First Edition Ordnance Survey Map