Tyne and Wear HER(11508): North Walbottle, waggonway - Details
North Walbottle, waggonway
A waggonway of probable Post Medieval date seen as a cropmark and mapped from air photographs. Heads south-west for 1254m towards North Walbottle Colliery (HER 4235) and the Walbottle Wagonway, Coronation Pit Branch (HER 3938). Shown on a map of 1767. Gone by the tithe map of 1847.
English Heritage, 2008, Hadrian's Wall National Mapping Programme (1438020); Aerial Photograph RAF CPE/UK/2352 3132 04-Oct-1947; I. Thompson, 1767, A plan of the Lordship of Newburn belonging to the Duke and Duchess of Northumberland (Woodhorn Sant/Beq/9/1/1/24 and 25); Whorlton Tithe Map, 1847 (Woodhorn NRO DT 509 M); AD Archaeology, 2013, Burnham Avenue, Lemington, Newcastle upon Tyne, archaeological evaluation