Did you know? Tanfield Waggonway was 4' gauge; Hawks Waggonway (Gateshead) 4'3"; Wylam Waggonway used 5' gauge; Willington Waggonway 4'8", hence Killingworth Waggonway 4'8" & from there the Stephensons' influence spread to Hetton, the S&DR, the L&MR, across Britain & the world.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Seaside Bridges

I remember some bits of the Marsden Rattler, so this:
Footpath to the Moray Firth under the line into Banff harbour station
reminded me of this:
Walking to Marsden Beach under the SSM&WCR to Whitburn - with the same North Sea in view