Tyne and Wear HER(2453): South Shields, Wagon Building Works - Details
South Shields, Wagon Building Works
Railway Engineering Site
Railway Carriage Works
Wagon Building Works, by the North Eastern Railway Pontop and South Shields Railway (HER ref. 2290) at South Shields. Built for the Stanhope and Tyne Railway, so opened c.1834, the works closed in 1862 and were replaced by sheds at Simonside (HER ref. 2561).
<< HER 2453 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 4 N.T. Sinclair, & I.S. Carr, 1990, Railways of South Shields, p.14