Wearhead Extension (North Eastern Railway)






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

Sunshine on Stanhope. Road approach to the refurbished station at Stanhope in May 2006, now part of the Weardale Railway. [See image 21987] ...
John Furnevel 08/05/2006
The Class 143 Pacer unit sits at the platform on a wet Sunday afternoon in Weardale. There was time to take a few photos while waiting to return to ...
Charlie Niven /08/1989
A view east from the footbridge at Stanhope in March 2015 when the Class 121 railcar was operating a shuttle service from Wolsingham. ...
John McIntyre 15/03/2015
Weardale Railway diesel electric shunter HO 50, formerly NS 653 (EE 2150/1956), stabled at the west end of the platform at Stanhope on 15 March 2015. ...
John McIntyre 15/03/2015

The RCTS North Eastern No 2 Rail Tour of 10 April 1965 passing Eastgate station on the Wearhead branch. The locomotive is no 3442 The Great ...
K A Gray 10/04/1965
View over Eastgate station (now a private house) in May 2006 looking back along the Weardale branch towards Bishop Auckland. The station, on what was ...
John Furnevel 12/05/2006

A view east from the road bridge that once crossed the railway at Westgate-in-Weardale, photographed on 19 March 2015. The station house is on the ...
John McIntyre 19/03/2015
Scene at Westgate-in-Weardale on 10 April 1965 with the RCTS North Eastern No 2 Rail Tour at the platform. Gresley K4 2-6-0 no 3442 The ...
K A Gray 10/04/1965
The RCTS North Eastern No 2 Rail Tour of 10 April 1965 behind ex-LNER no 3442 The Great Marquess, photographed between Eastgate and ...
K A Gray 10/04/1965
The 'North Eastern No 2 Rail Tour' at Westgate-in-Weardale on 10 April 1965 behind ex-LNER no 3442 The Great Marquess. The RCTS tour started ...
K A Gray 10/04/1965