NZ1139 : Tow Law housing, west of A68

taken 8 years ago, near to Tow Law, County Durham, Great Britain

Tow Law housing, west of A68
Tow Law housing, west of A68
The centre of this picture is Weardale Crescent. In the foreground are Coronation Avenue, Attwood Place and a field currently used for grazing horses.

Weardale Crescent & Coronation Avenue date from c. 1938. Attwood Place dates from c. 1844. Attwood Place is named after Charles Attwood who invested a great deal in the fledgling Tow Law. Attwood's investments backers were the Baring Brothers, Merchant Bankers of London.

There is considerably more detail on Charles Attwood at LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )

See also NZ1138 : Attwood Place, Coronation Avenue, Weardale Crescent
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Date Taken
Saturday, 26 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 September, 2009
Category
Housing > Housing   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 1162 3913 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:44.8198N 1:49.2606W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 11848 38657
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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