Did you know? In 1886 Durham coal owners forced the NER to give them a direct route to the Tyne at Dunston, avoiding the bottleneck at Tyne Dock.

Friday, 9 February 2018

Last Sunday's Coal Trains

The photos below were taken last Sunday & are courtesy of Ken Snowdon:
Cochrane leaving East Tanfield with the coal train
Between the bridges at Causey car park
Approaching Causey Level Crossing
Approaching Terrace Junction
Passing Terrace Junction
Cochrane returning with two hoppers at the end of the day
HL No.2 passing Causey car park with the passenger train .....
..... a little further on .....
..... & passing Causey Level Crossing with Logan on duty
The photos above are courtesy of Ken Snowdon

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