Did you know?   Marley Hill Colliery opened & closed twice, so we have two railways at Marley Hill.   From the early 1700s until closure in 1815 the Tanfield Waggonway conveyed its coal.   Reopened in 1841 & closed in 1983, the Bowes Railway carried its produce.

Saturday, 7 July 2018

Tomorrow's Trains

Tomorrow, Sunday, Twizell will haul passenger trains from Andrews House at 10.30 am, & thereafter from East Tanfield at 11.25 am, 12.45 pm, 2.15 pm & 3.35 pm for Sunniside & return.   The last passenger train leaves East Tanfield at 4.55 pm for Andrews House only.

The timetable is subject to change due to temporary speed restrictions to reduce lineside fire risk.   At East Tanfield, the main platform & loop are back in operation.

Full timetable available via Plan a Visit / Calendar on www.tanfield-railway.co.uk

Twizell passing Marley Hill signalbox on a sunny & green day in July 2015
(photo courtesy of Dave Hewitt)

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