Shields Daily Gazette - Thursday 22 December
TENDERS are invited for the Erection of SHOPS and HOUSES at Hebburn. Plans and Specifications may be seen, and all information obtained at Young's Cocoa Rooms, Lyon Street, Hebburn, between the hours of 10 and 12 a.m., on December 26th and 27th. Tenders to be sent in not later than December 30th, 1887, to W. and M. YOUNG, at Richard Street, Jarrow.
who got the work and which shops and houses were built? I checked my old map and Richard St began at Monkton Tce Jarrow.
After reading your message above, I searched the book, The Streets of Hebburn, for any streets on the Censuses, built after 1881 and before 1891, and here is a list of 4 eligible streets with both residential and at least one commercial property built during that period:
Dunston Street: Built between 1881 & 1891.
Hedley Street: Built between 1881 & 1891.
McIntyre Street: Built between 1881 & 1891.
St Oswalds Road: Built between 1881 & 1891.
Here is a list of 5 properties built between 1891 & 1901:
Campbell Street (East Side).
Here is a list of 3 properties built between 1901 & 1911:
Philip Street. [Mentioned in newspaper 1904]
Between 1888 & 1911, 3 blocks of properties were built along the north side of Argyle Street, and 7 blocks of houses were built along the south side of Argyle Street, as can be seen from the following maps:
Map courtesy of https://www.old-maps.co.uk/
Norman, I think that the properties mentioned in the South Shields Gazette on the 22nd of December 1887, due to be built, are the ones missing from the attached 1888 map, and shown on the 1916 map.
1907: Builder & contractor, Jarrow and Hebburn:
Mr. John Henderson
1911: Builders & contractors: Hebburn:
12, Newton Terrace, Hebburn Newtown:
John Munro, aged 65, Builder & Contractor.
47, Frobisher Street, Hebburn,
James Harding, aged 64, Home builder and Contractor.