Tyne and Wear HER(6997): Ryhope Colliery Railway - Details
Ryhope Colliery Railway
Shown on Ordnance Survey second edition. Linked Ryhope Colliery (HER 6994) to the Silksworth Colliery Railway (HER 6996) which in turn linked up with the Londonderry, Seaham and Sunderland Railway (HER 2894). Ryhope Colliery was opened by Lord Londonderry in 1857.
Ordnance Survey second edition map 1890