NZ3766 : Westoe Lane station, South Shields, Marsden & Whitburn Colliery Railway on Last Day, 1953

taken 67 years ago, near to South Shields, South Tyneside, Great Britain

Westoe Lane station, South Shields, Marsden & Whitburn Colliery Railway on Last Day, 1953
Westoe Lane station, South Shields, Marsden & Whitburn Colliery Railway on Last Day, 1953
View NW, towards South Shields staithes by the (electrified) freight-only line just visible on the left. The SS&WCR passenger service terminated here from Whitburn Colliery; it ceased from this day (22/11/53). For details see NZ3666 : Westoe Lane station, South Shields & Whitburn Colliery Railway, 1953. The locomotive is a Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn 0-6-0ST, No. 7749 of 1952.
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Ben Brooksbank   (find more nearby)
Date Taken
22 November 1953   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 12 August, 2016
Geographical Context
Quarrying, Mining  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 370 664 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:59.4922N 1:25.3674W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 370 664
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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