Bellingham (North Tyne)

Location type

Station


Names and dates

Bellingham (1861-1926)
Bellingham (North Tyne) (1926-1956)

Opened on the Border Counties Railway.


Description

The Heritage Centre at Bellingham Northumberland






Dates

  /  /1880Tay Bridge and associated lines (North British Railway)
Locomotive retrieved from bottom of River Tay, nicknamed The Diver and put back in service. The letterbox, of Dalhousie station and now at the museum in Bellingham, was made from metal from this engine.
01/09/1958Border Counties Railway
Riccarton Junction to Bellingham (excluded) closed to freight.
11/11/1963Border Counties Railway
Bellingham (North Tyne) to Reedsmouth closed completely.