18th Century

1700 - 1799

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George Stephenson's Birthplace
- Overview Map The humble birthplace of great railway pioneer, George Stephenson, whose entire family lived in just one room. The cottage is located about half a mile from Wylam and is ...
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18th Century Books
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Tanfield Railway
- Overview About Tanfield Railway "When the Tanfield Railway - or waggonway as it was known at the time - was built in 1725, it was a revelation. Its massive engineering ...
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Crow Hall, Felling
- A county house from the early 1700's, which gives its name to Crowhall Lane in Felling, where it is located. A private dwelling. Now a Grade 2* Listed Building.


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