NZ0762 : Track west of Eltringham Farm

taken 8 years ago, near to Mickley Square, Northumberland, Great Britain

Track west of Eltringham Farm
Track west of Eltringham Farm
Where the track bends at the trees it joins the line of a former tramway which ran from Mickley Colliery (to the left) down to the railway line (right) where, to the west, there were formerly many coke ovens manufacturing coal gas LinkExternal link
The Durham Mining Museum records 41 fatalities at the pit between 1850 and 1950 LinkExternal link
Delf Well is shown on the 1965 OS map by the small watercourse crossed just before the junction.
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Date Taken
Monday, 12 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Thursday, 15 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Paths  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Grassland 
Former (from Tags)
Tramway  Colliery 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0718 6264 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:57.5009N 1:53.3645W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0721 6265
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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