Tyne and Wear HER(2285): Brockley Whins, Brockley Whins Station - Details
Brockley Whins, Brockley Whins Station
Railway Transport Site
The station was at the junction of the North Eastern Railway, South Shields and Sunderland Branches, with an unnamed spur, (HER numbers 2288, 2289 and 2296 respectively). A passenger service was in existence on this section of the Stanhope and Tyne Railway by 1844. Later the station was renamed Boldon Colliery.
<< HER 2285 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 3