Tyne and Wear HER(721): Gateshead, Bishop's manor house - Details
Gateshead, Bishop's manor house
The bishop of Durham possessed for a time the forests of Gateshead and Heworth, and in order to enjoy the hunting he had "a dwelling house" or "a small manor house" conveniently near at hand, in Gateshead. Its location is unknown.
<< HER 721 >> G.V. Scammell, 1956, Hugh de Puiset, 205 F.W.D. Manders, 1973, A History of Gateshead, 2