Derwentcote Steel Furnace

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Derwentcote Steel Furnace: It dates from about 1720 and was one of a number of steel manufacturing works along the banks of the River Derwent. This area, along with neighbouring Tyneside, produced nearly half of Britain's steel output in the 18th Century.

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10 miles (16 km) SouthWest of Newcastle, on A694; between Rowland's Gill andHamsterley

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Opening times (April - September):
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------13:00 - 17:00

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Address: Derwentcote Steel Furnace, Forge Lane, Hamsterley, Rowlands Gill, Tyne and Wear, NE39 1BA, UK
Phone: +44 191 269 1200 (Mon-Fri)
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