NY7165 : Former tramway by Haltwhistle Burn

taken 7 years ago, near to Haltwhistle, Northumberland, Great Britain

Former tramway by Haltwhistle Burn
Former tramway by Haltwhistle Burn
The Newcastle Granite & Whinstone Company started to work NY7166 : Cawfields Quarry around 1902 and laid down a 1ft 11 in gauge single track tramway to Haltwhistle at Town Foot. Further details of the tramway (provided by Mr L G Charlton) can be found at LinkExternal link . Much of the path alongside the burn that runs south from the Military Road towards Haltwhistle uses the trackbed of the old tramway.
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NY7165, 45 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 18 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 18 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Railways  Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 71005 65745 [1m precision]
WGS84: 54:59.1270N 2:27.2776W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 71042 65793
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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