Seghill Railway

Introduction

This line was built to connect collieries near Seghill to the north bank of the River Tyne. Part of the line is now open to freight, part closed and part a preserved railway.




Dates

  /  /1840[Seghill Railway]
Line opened from Percy Main to Seghill Colliery

Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.



An EE Type 3 heads south towards the Tyne in 1971 with a coal train, probably from Burradon exchange sidings. The train is about to pass Earsdon ...
John Furnevel 19/10/1971







It's not often you see steam and electric on adjacent lines. The Metro train is heading for Newcastle city centre at Percy Main, while the more ...
Ken Strachan 12/07/2015