Tyne and Wear HER(4582): North Shields, Whitley Wagonway - Details
North Shields, Whitley Wagonway
The line of Whitley Wagonway is marked on Wood’s map of 1827, leading to a staith at the Low Light. This carried coal from Whitley Colliery to the collier brigs loading at the quays.
<< HER 4582 >> J. Woods, 1826, Plan of the Towns of North Shields and Tynemouth; North Tyneside Council and Nexus, 2010, North Shields Heritage Trail, board 8 'The Gut'