Tyne and Wear HER(15341): Byker, St Lawrence's (Picton Main) Waggonway - Details
Byker, St Lawrence's (Picton Main) Waggonway
A short line shown on the First Edition 25” Ordnance Survey running north from a staith at St Lawrence’s in Byker to Picton Main Pit. The area was worked in the 18th century and the pits and the line had closed by the mid-19th century.
Alan Williams Archaeology, July 2012, Waggonways North of the River Tyne - Tyne and Wear HER Enhancement Project; First edition Ordnance Survey 25"