Eastern Main Lines

Newcastle to Hexham

including the Allendale Branch

ISBN:978 1 904474 69 2
First Published:01 December 2005
Last Reprinted:10 December 2016
Authors:Roger Darsley
Series Editor:Vic Mitchell
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Format:Hardback
Book Info:

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

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£18.95


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The eastern part of the route parallel to Hadrian's Wall formed part of one of the earliest railways in Britain and has a fascinating past. This is told with many interesting historic photographs and maps, numerous recent views making astonishing comparisons. Unusual pictures include a train fording a river and another bypassing a tunnel.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

StationsPhoto
Newcastle Central1-12,119-120
Gateshead13-16
Gateshead (West of)17-20
Dunston (East of)21-26
Dunston27-29
Metrocentre30-31
Derwenthaugh32
Blaydon33-45
Ryton46-49
Ryton (West of)50
Wylam51-55
Prudhoe56-58
Mickley59-60
Stocksfield61-64
Riding Mill65-67
Corbridge (East of)68
Farnley Tunnel, Corbridge68
Corbridge69-71
Hexham72-78
Elrington79-80
Langley81-84
Staward85-86
Allendale87-91
West Wylam Junction and bridge92-94
North Wylam95-99
Heddon on the Wall100
Newburn101-104
Lemington105-108
Scotswood109-115
Scotswood Halt116
Elswick117
Forth Bank Goods118

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