Riding Mill (1835-)
Opened on the Newcastle and Carlisle Railway.
This is a two platform station at Riding Mill, just to the east of Riding. The two storey stone built station building on the westbound platform is now a house and coffee shop The Station Coffee House Riding Mill . An attractive footbridge crosses between the platforms.
The goods yard was on the south side of the line, approached from the west. The site is now housing.
Just to the east of the station the line crossing Riddingmill Burn.
Other railway and industry locations
Farnley Scar Tunnel
Corbridge Roman Town
Mickley Bank Colliery
Hedley Park Colliery
Prudhoe Chemical Works
West Wylam Colliery
Chopwell No 3 Mine
West Wylam Junction
Wylam Colliery (Haugh Pit)
|Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.|
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