Tyne and Wear HER(5969): Bishopwearmouth, Galley's Gill, railway tunnel - Details
Bishopwearmouth, Galley's Gill, railway tunnel
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Railway tunnel from rear of Hetton Staiths into Galley's Gill. Major modifications occurred to the Lambton and Hetton Railways between 1865 and 1897, the Lambton Railway being re-routed through a complex of tunnels. This particular tunnel carried one of the sidings serving Hetton Staiths (HER 2808).
<< HER 5969 >> 1890, Ordnance Survey second edition