Tyne and Wear HER(6996): Silksworth Colliery Railway - Details
Silksworth Colliery Railway
Shown on Ordnance Survey second edition. Built to take coal from Silksworth Colliery (HER 6994) to the Londonderry, Seaham and Sunderland Railway (HER 2894). The colliery was opened in 1869 by Lord Londonderry.
Ordnance Survey second edition map 1890