You always have to point out mistakes or it will confuse people in the future.He was getting paid and was wrong.
Someone wrote a book on Hebburn and stated Hebburn Lakes were worked out old sandstone Quarries.Because this rubbish is in a book it makes it difficult to correct it but I've tried getting word out that it is duff info.
The lakes were created by placing embankments around the pasture land which acted the same as dams do. Then the little burn that came down from Wardley area filled them up. The bed of the lake was the former pasture land.
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