Tyne and Wear HER(4376): Gateshead East Railway Station - Details
Gateshead East Railway Station
Railway Transport Station
Railway station built on the curving viaduct approach to the High Level Bridge c. 1885-6. Replaced the Greenesfield Station (HER 4374) for passenger traffic. Designed by John Dobson. Site of railway station on the Newcastle and Berwick Railway, opened in 1849, closed in 1965.
<< HER 4376 >> 2nd edition Ordnance Survey map, 1899, 6 inch scale, Durham, 3, SE; K. Hoole, 1985, Railway Stations of the North East; T. Faulkner and A. Greg, 1987, John Dobson Newcastle Architect 1787-1865, p 83