Tyne and Wear HER(3076): Low Lambton, Staiths - Details
Low Lambton, Staiths
Water Transport Site
The Low Lambton Staiths form the northern terminus (with Blackfell Staiths) of the Lambton Railway (HER ref. 3077). Some signs of these structures are visible along the river front and the adjoining wagonway track has now become a footpath.
<< HER 3076 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 13 Tyne and Wear Industrial Monuments Trust, 1978, Sites of interest in the River Wear plan area; The Archaeological Practice Ltd., 2014, Penshaw: Not just a monument - Historic Village Atlas; Burleigh & Thompson, 1737, Plan of the River Wear, DRO D/XP 64