Tyne and Wear HER(11504): Walbottle Moors Wagonway - Details
Walbottle Moors Wagonway
Embankments of another branch of the Walbottle Moor Waggonway. Pre-steam traction, horse drawn waggonway opened circa 1788. Ran from Walbottle Moor to Lemington Staithes. Parallel to the Holywell Reins Branch (HER 4271) about 230m apart. Recommended Schedule?
English Heritage, 2008, Hadrian's Wall National Mapping Programme (22768); Richard Mead, Industrial Monuments Survey (Prov Schedule List) Oct 1973 2; B. Baxter, 1966, Industrial Archaeology of the British Isles - Stone Blocks & Iron Rails, p 150; Aerial Photograph NMR OS/92057 152 and 169 19-Apr-1992;