Pallion (1st Station)

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    "Pallion station opened with the Sunderland Fawcett Street to Penshaw line, and for some time it stood in a rural area. The original station had two short platforms, with a building on the northern (down) one, close to its eastern end; no details have been found of this structure. Situated close to the River Wear, the station increased in importance as a shipyard opened close by, accompanied by other manufactures, and residential terraces spread across adjacent land. The NER rebuilt the station with superior facilities at the end of the nineteenth century......"
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    Local (Co-Curate)
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    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 6 years, 6 months ago
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