Tyne and Wear HER(4185): Walker, Wagonway from Gosforth Pit to Wallsend - Details
Walker, Wagonway from Gosforth Pit to Wallsend
This Wagonway first appears on Greenwood's map of 1828, but was short lived as it was out of use by the 1847 plan of the Great Northern Coal Field. It is marked as ‘Old’ on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan (1858).
<< HER 4185 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1864, 6 inch scale, Northumberland, 98 Greenwood, 1828, Map of Northumberland; J.T.W Bell, 1847, A Plan of the Great Northern Coalfield, Northumberland Records Office, 438/6/2; W. Muncaster, 2003, Miller's Dene Recreation Ground, Walker, Newcastle, Archaeological Assessment; Alan Williams Archaeology, 2012, Waggonways North of the River Tyne: Tyne and Wear HER Enhancement Project 2011-12