18th Century

1700 - 1799

  from Simon Cotterill (Co-Curate Page)
George Stephenson's Birthplace
- The humble birthplace of great railway pioneer, George Stephenson, whose entire family lived in just one room. The cottage is located near Wylam and is cared for by the National ...
  from Simon Cotterill (Co-Curate Page)
18th Century Books
  from Pat Thomson (Co-Curate Page)
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 ...
  from Simon Cotterill (Co-Curate Page)
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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