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The Newbottle Waggon Rail Way Map. Map Title In August 2000 the museum was given a map of the ‘Newbottle Waggon Rail Way’ .

The Newbottle Waggon Rail Way Map

This wagonway was built to transport coal in horse drawn wagons from John Newsham’s Newbottle Colliery to coal staiths on the River Wear at Galley’s Gill. Durham Railway Scenes - Hetton Colliery Railway - Gallery 1. Glasgow, Cowlairs Incline. NS56NE 1866.00 c. 59276 65773 to c. 6009 6774 Extends into map sheet NS66NW.

Glasgow, Cowlairs Incline

Location formerly cited as NS 5978 6700 and as NS 5922 6566 to NS 5994 6738. Rope haulage on Camden Incline - CRHT Web site. Construction Construction of the stationary winding engine house was depicted by the artist John Cooke Bourne in April 1837.

Rope haulage on Camden Incline - CRHT Web site

His watercolour drawing, drawn from the site of Fitzroy Bridge over the Regent’s Canal on Gloucester Avenue, shows the walls partly completed and centering being erected for the vaults. The Locomotive Engine House is shown beyond. Construction of stationary winding engine house(JC Bourne, CLSAC) Operations. Railway inclines. As well as at Wilminstone Quarry (see last issue) and Lee Moor.

Railway inclines

Inclines were no only constructed for industrial use, the Victorians built many for passenger uses particularly to gain easy access to a beach and the sea at such places as:- Above Left. Admiralty Incline Railway - The Encyclopedia of Portland History. The World's Only Standard Gauge Cable Railway. Clee Hill Incline. This group of slides really caught my attention.

Clee Hill Incline

They provide a rare glimpse of an historic, industrial railway system that has long since disappeared. I have been unable to find much information about the Clee Hill incline railway on the internet. In fact, the most useful information came from a rather odd source. The Incline, West Somerset Mineral Railway - Exmoor's Past - the online Historic Environment Record. Please read the Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record caveat document.

The Incline, West Somerset Mineral Railway - Exmoor's Past - the online Historic Environment Record

Summary The remains of the Incline, a cable operated section of the West Somerset Mineral Railway. Images Monument Types RAILWAY INCLINED PLANE (AD 19th Century to AD 20th Century - 1857 AD to 1917 AD (Throughout)) Designated Status. Middleton and Sheep Pasture inclines. The day ran to a script written by the Traffic Inspector - an intricately woven plot featuring water, coal, stone and timber.

Middleton and Sheep Pasture inclines

Shunts here, run-arounds there. Quarry loads to marshal and weigh. Crippled wagons to sort. Down to the junction, return with empties. Drop off corn at Cromford Goods. Hubert reported for duty one morning to find the engine shed was smokeless. Swannington Incline, Leicester & Swannington Railway, Robert and George Stephenson.

A Personal History. A History of Me Next In the mid-1960s, I took a series of photos of the remains of the railway that ran from Dundee to Newtyle. 40 years later, I trawled the internet and compiled an account into which I inserted my photos, etc.

A Personal History

When I did this in 2006, where possible I included links to the internet sources, but I also copied the material into this site because I thought the links might cease to connect after a while. When checking 10 years later (2016), I see I was correct in doing this, because many of the links no longer connect. The Ingleby Incline.

Ingleby Incline was a self acting incline allowing ore laden wagons to be lowered down from the top of the moor whilst pulling up empty wagons from the Battersby level.

The Ingleby Incline

The gradient averaged 1 in 5.5 and was 1 in 5 at its steepest. It was 1430 yards long and ran from a lower elevation of about 600 feet to the moor top at an elevation of 1370 feet. The operation of the incline involved a set of four loaded wagons weighing 52 tons in total, being attached to a 1 inch diameter wire cable, wound around a 14 feet diameter drum, housed in a large stone-constructed Drum House. Perth General Station. NY9540 maptile, Crawley Engine, County Durham - Waggonways.

Image produced from the Ordnance Survey Get-a-map service.

NY9540 maptile, Crawley Engine, County Durham - Waggonways

Image reproduced with kind permission of Ordnance Survey and Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland. Please observe the COPYRIGHT of this website. Printing and copying should be for personal use only and NOT for commercial purposes. Waggonways Home Page Placenames in maptile NY9540. Disused Stations: Lauder Station. Notes: After Lauder station opened, the NBR made it known that they were not happy with the standard of the contractor’s work or with the facilities that had been provided at Lauder. On 15 July 1901 the NBR goods manager informed the Lauder company that he was generally dissatisfied with the facilities for dealing with livestock on the branch and said that the loading bank at Lauder was unsuitable.

He also pointed out that there was a considerable traffic in livestock from Lauderdale to Newcastle, and that the rates for conveying that traffic would require careful adjustment. File. Liste des chemins de fer touristiques de France. Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. Cette liste énumère les chemins de fer touristiques et les trains touristiques qui sont de vrais trains, dans le sens où ils roulent sur des rails. Elle ne comprend donc pas les chariots sur pneus tirés par des tracteurs déguisés en locomotives que l'on peut voir circuler dans les rues de nombreuses stations touristiques. Alsace[modifier | modifier le code] Aquitaine[modifier | modifier le code] Écomusée des Landes de Gascogne (voie normale) Forgotten Relics of an Enterprising Age.

NZ3545 maptile, Murton, County Durham - Waggonways. Image produced from the Ordnance Survey Get-a-map service. Image reproduced with kind permission of Ordnance Survey and Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland. Please observe the COPYRIGHT of this website. Printing and copying should be for personal use only and NOT for commercial purposes. Waggonways Home Page Placenames in maptile NZ3545. The Newbottle Waggon Rail Way Map. Map Title In August 2000 the museum was given a map of the ‘Newbottle Waggon Rail Way’ . This wagonway was built to transport coal in horse drawn wagons from John Newsham’s Newbottle Colliery to coal staiths on the River Wear at Galley’s Gill.

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Resolution: 10cm. History of Railways in County Durham - Waggonways. This refers to the pre-1974 boundary of County Durham, after which Gateshead, South Tyneside, Sunderland, Darlington, Stockton on Tees and Hartlepool became independent local government authorities. Part of North Yorkshire is now in County Durham.National Grid references are shown to the nearest kilometre square. Please observe the COPYRIGHT of this website. Disused Stations:Belmont Junction.

Trains-fr: patrimoine et tourisme ferroviaire. La France Vue Du Rail. Riverside Yard: Operating Instructions. About This page contains instructions for operating both the Skowhegan & Athens and Riverside Yard. The first four sections are common to either, the final two sections are specific to the individual layouts. Movement To move the loco, and any connected stock, click on the left or right button [see below], either click once to move one 'space', or hold down to move further. Movement will only be allowed if there is free track available. Railway map of Northumberland, UK - Waggonways. These maps show the pre-1974 boundaries of Northumberland, after which North Tyneside Council became an independent local authority. BBC Four - Collections - Steam Railways. Geoff's rail links. Geoff's Rail Links UK Sites: General Mainline Tours Homepage for UK steam special information Pathfinder Tours Railtour operators.

Heritage Railway Association. Rail Map online - UK & Ireland. TheRailwaysofHettonPittingtonandRainton_001. Runninganedwardianrailway.