Links to more information

Links to articles, news and related information concerning the Brig Stones :

Cockerill,Keith   – link to the three pages illustrating Brig Stones –        Memories and Mementoes of Sunderland Through Time

Sitelines : Tyne and Wear’s Historic Environment Record – http://www.twsitelines.info/SMR/4623  and Nab End http://www.twsitelines.info/SMR/2638

Sunderand Echo News : http://www.sunderlandecho.com/news/saxons-used-roman-stones-at-st-1-1091392 and http://www.sunderlandecho.com/news/hylton-dam-made-wear-navigable-to-romans-says-ray-1-1083340

Victoria County History : https://www.victoriacountyhistory.ac.uk/explore/items/romans-sunderland-area and https://www.victoriacountyhistory.ac.uk/sites/default/files/work-in-progress/Roads.pdf

Press Reader ( Wear Be Damned – article from Sunderland Echo dated 30/05/2012) : http://www.pressreader.com/uk/sunderland-echo/20120530/282668979408695

South Hylton Local History Society (South Hylton Church and Village) : http://www.shlhs.com/southhyltonchurchvillage.pdf

Sunderland Antiquarians article: http://www.sunderland-antiquarians.org/assets/Uploads/OPGM/WAP/SANAPR2012.pdf

Sky Scraper City – Sunderland History Chat  – see entry for 28th May 2012: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=987425&page=24

BBC History : http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/domesday/dblock/GB-432000-555000/page/19

Wikipedia entry for South Hylton: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Hylton

Roman Bridges on Dere Street  – Archaeology Data Service – click accept to read article  – http://archaeologydataservice.ac.uk/archiveDS/archiveDownload?t=arch-1132-1/dissemination/pdf/118/118_136_164.pdf

An article by Gillian Cookson regarding the ferries on the Wear : http://www.simplonpc.co.uk/WearFerry/Wear_ferries_1179.pdf

Sunderland Echo – Roman remains in Sunderland : http://www.sunderlandecho.com/lifestyle/retro/roman-remains-unearthed-at-site-of-new-sunderland-square-1-6788403

Map of Roman Britain (North-East) – the green dots show the sources of the River Wear (Vedra):http://marikavel.org/rivieres/wear.htm

Brigantes Nation – this article includes a mention of a Roman Dam at Hylton : https://www.brigantesnation.com/members/researchnotes/GDC/Piercebridge/Piercebridge.htm

It has been suggested that the bridge/dam at  Montigny may be similar in construction to the bridge/dam at Hylton http://www.terascia.com/le-pont-romain-de-montignies/

Roman structure in river at Barnard Castle https://brigantesnation.com/barnard-castle-roman-ford-county-durham

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