Wear Valley Railway






Dates

  /  /1847[Wear Valley Railway]
Line opened from Etherley (Wear Valley Junction, then 'Junction') to Frosterley with a branch to Bishopley Quarry

Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

Looking east at the site of Wear Valley Junction station. The curved track seen here is the line running westwards to Eastgate. The junction was to ...
Ewan Crawford 26/09/2006

Witton-le-Wear looking east. The station was on the far side of the level crossing. ...
Ewan Crawford 26/09/2006
The level crossing and gatekeepers accommodation at the bottom of Station Road, Witton-le-Wear, on the Weardale Railway. Note the groundframe to the ...
John Furnevel 08/05/2006

Witton-le-Wear looking west towards Wolsingham and Wearhead from the level crossing in September 2006. The station was situated behind the camera. ...
Ewan Crawford 26/09/2006


Wolsingham looking east. ...
Ewan Crawford 26/09/2006
NER J27 no 2392 alongside the platform at Wolsingham in 2007. ...
Colin Alexander //2007
The Weardale Railway Trust operated their first service of 2015 on Mothering Sunday, 15 March 2015, utilising a Class 121 railcar. The service is seen ...
John McIntyre 15/03/2015
Renovation work being carried out at Wolsingham station on the Weardale Railway in May 2006. View is east [see image 37174]. ...
John Furnevel 08/05/2006


Class 122 railcar no 55012 calls at Frosterley on 15 March 2015 on its way from Wolsingham to Stanhope with the last train of the day. The service was ...
John McIntyre 15/03/2015
Looking north-west across the River Wear towards Frosterley on 15 March 2015, showing the bridge abutment of a line that left the Wear Valley Railway ...
John McIntyre 15/03/2015
The RCTS North Eastern No.2 Rail Tour at Frosterley on the Wearhead branch on 10 April 1965. Locomotive in charge is K4 No.3442 The Great ...
K A Gray 10/04/1965
Frosterley station looking west towards Stanhope in May 2006. The beautifully refurbished station building is now in use as part of a large day ...
John Furnevel 08/05/2006