Tyne and Wear HER(17094): Flatt's/Allen's Waggonway

  • Description

    "A waggonway to easily accessible coal seams at Flatts, north- west of Chester-le-Street on land owned by Thomas Allan was in use by about 1690. The line also ran across land owned by John Hedworth in Harraton and reached the north bank of the River Wear at Fatfield. The waggonway is shown on a map of 1746...."
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  • Further information

    Link: https://sitelines.newcastle.gov.uk/SMR/17094
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 4 months ago
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