Tyne and Wear HER(17096): Harraton, General Lambton's Railway - Details
Harraton, General Lambton's Railway
This waggonway is shown and named on Gibsonâ€™s 1787 map of the Coalfield. It ran from Harraton to the north bank of the River Wear at Chartershaugh.
Alan Williams Archaeology, 2013, Waggonways to the South Bank of the River Tyne and to the River Wear; Turnbull, L, 2012, Railways Before George Stephenson (entry 75a-b); Gibson's Map of Coalfield 1787