Eastern Main Lines

Darlington to Newcastle

via Durham

ISBN:978 1 904474 98 2
First Published:01 April 2007
Last Reprinted:29 February 2020
Authors:Roger Darsley
Series Editor:Vic Mitchell
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

96 Pages
120 Photographs
Large Scale Maps
Other details of local history


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29 February 2020



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This section of the East Coast Main Line abounds with railway interest. There was a vast number of junctions, and several graceful viaducts, together with both rural and urban stations. Most of the former have vanished, but are shown in detail herein. At each end of the line was a locomotive works built by the firm founded by Robert Stephenson.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Darlington Bank Top2-19
Springfield, Stephenson & Hawthorns Ltd20-22
Dearness Valley Junctions47-53
Chester Moor Viaduct74
Chester le Street75-81
Ouston Junction82-83
Tyne Yard89-91
Low Fell95-99
Gateshead West103-110
Newcastle Central111,115-120
Forth Banks, Stephenson & Hawthorns Ltd112-114

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