Tyne and Wear HER(15336): Wallsend, waggonway spur - Details
Wallsend, waggonway spur
This short length of waggonway linked Bigge Pit (HER 1163) to the New Willington Waggonway (HER 1164) avoiding a circuitous route via Bewick Pit. It was opened in 1829.
Alan Williams Archaeology, July 2012, Waggonways North of the River Tyne - Tyne and Wear HER Enhancement Project; Ordnance Survey first edition 25 inch map