Tyne and Wear HER(2459): South Shields, High Shields Station - Details
South Shields, High Shields Station
Railway Transport Site
High Shields Station is not shown on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan, so was built after 1855. It was on the North Eastern Railway, South Shields Branch (HER ref. 2288) and closed when the Metro opened in the 1980s.
<< HER 2459 >> 2nd edition, Ordnance Survey map, 1898, 6 inch scale, Durham, 4, NW Tyne and Wear Industrial Monuments Trust, 1978, Sites of interest in the inner Shields plan area