Tyne and Wear HER(15355): Longbenton, Waggonway to Choice Pit - Details
Longbenton, Waggonway to Choice Pit
A waggonway branching from Longbenton East Waggonway (HER 1167) to Choice Pit. The route is shown on Watson 21/19 of around 1804.
Alan Williams Archaeology, July 2012, Waggonways North of the River Tyne - Tyne and Wear HER Enhancement Project; North East Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineering, All Watson Papers prefixed NRO/3410/ Watson 21/19: Plan of the north of Coble Dean showing the present and ancient course of the rivulet at low water, bounded by Chirton and Flatworth Estates showing waggonways and coal staiths. Not dated, but around 1804.