NZ1941 : Waterhouses (closed) station,1958

taken 61 years ago, near to Esh Winning, County Durham, Great Britain

Waterhouses (closed) station,1958
Waterhouses (closed) station,1958
View SW, towards Brancepeth Colliery for mineral traffic. Until closed 29/10/51 it was the terminus of the Dearness Valley branch from Durham of a passenger service of one train a day - also for a service on Durham Miners' Gala Day, once a year until 7/60. Goods trains ran to Brancepeth until 10/8/64, to Waterhouses until 28/12/64. The photograph was taken on the occasion of a Rail Tour.
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NZ1941, 17 images   (more nearby )
Contributed by
Ben Brooksbank   (find more nearby)
Date Taken
31 August 1958   (more nearby)
Friday, 12 August, 2016
Geographical Context
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 193 416 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:46.1429N 1:42.0738W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 193 416
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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