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3199


Sunderland


Rainton and Seaham Railway, Plain Pit Branch


Rainton Bridge


NZ34NW


Transport


Railway Transport Site


Railway


Early Modern


C19


Documentary Evidence


The Rainton and Seaham Railway, Plain Pit Branch, linked the Framwellgate branch (HER ref. 3200) to the North Eastern Railway (HER ref. 2625), serving the Plain Pit (HER ref. 3198). It was part of the Marquis of Londonderry's Railway which closed in 1896.


2309


4885


NZ23094885



<< HER 3199 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1861, 6 inch scale, Durham20 C.E. Mountford, 1970, The Development of Colliery Railways in Co. Durham, p.14,16

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