Tyne and Wear HER(982): Jarrow, well - Details
Water Supply and Drainage
Water Storage Site
There is a covered well in the cloister at St. Paul's, Jarrow. The Ordnance Survey archaeological record card reads as follows: "A circular well with a square top, 1.3 metres square, which protrudes 0.5 metres above ground level. The present depth of the well is 4.5.metres. The well is covered with a permanent square stone top... Its exact date is not known...". It may be Medieval of post-Medieval.
<< HER 982 >> Ordnance Survey archaeological record cards, JHO, 1952, Well (possibly Medieval)