Tyne and Wear HER(1137): Wallsend, Wagonway - Details
This wagonway runs from C Pit (HER ref. 1139) at NZ 2992 6675 to an unknown end point. It is marked "Old" on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map so was probably out of use by 1858. The Wagonway from Wallsend Colliery to Wallsend Staiths opened 1788.
<< HER 1137 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1865, 6 inch scale, Northumberland 89 C. R. Warn, 1976, Wagonways & Early Railways of Northumberland, 1605-1840 p.49; Brigantia Archaeological Practice, 2010, Land at King's Road South, Wallsend - Archaeological Assessment