ViewLogo

The Newport, Wormit & Forgan Archive

Location : Rock House [4],  Woodhaven Pier

Property Image

No Streetview? click www.newportarchive.co.uk

= Property still standing

Notes:      

Part of a divided property. Other parts: Rock House [1]     Rock House [2]     Rock House [3]     

 

Introduction

Built as a granary at Woodhaven Pier for St Fort estate; used by the 'Mars' as housing for staff, and later as a hospital for the boys. Used by Squadron 333, Ro. Norwegian Air Force , Feb. 1942 - 1945.

 

Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.431633,-2.960709

View location on the 1855 6-inch map, the 1895 25-inch map, the 1966 25-inch map, or a 1944-50 aerial photograph at the National Library of Scotland website.

 

Old Addresses (any dates are approximate and are usually the latest occurence of the address)

-

 

House Names (any dates are approximate and are usually the latest occurence of the name)

Rock House [4]
Mars houses [4] 1869-1885
Mars Hospital [4] 1889-1929
Granary, Woodhaven [4] pre-1869

 

 

Directory entries (before 1970)

None available yet

 

Census records

YearHead Notes
1881 McLaren Elizabeth View household
1881 Fey Robert View household

 

 

Valuation Roll entries      There are 2 entries

YearNo.PropertyProprietorTenantOccupierValue
1967-681547House John H Prince, 6 Dymoke Drive, Horncastle, Lincs proprietor 43View details
1964-651547House John H Prince, 59 Cranbrook Ave, Cottingham Rd, Hull & Mrs Hilda F Millar per former proprietor 45View details

 

 

Sasines pre-1900:

-

 

Return to:     Home Page   Present-day Addresses    Properties Map    Old House Names     Directories    Valuation Rolls    Census