All Our Stories: Our Railway in Years Gone By

The history of people involved in the railway industry between Backworth Collieries and the River Tyne.

Backworth Colliery

Dates

Permanent

Visitor information

Price
Free, no booking. Donations welcome.


Times
April - 29 October 2017

Saturday11am-4pm
Sunday11am-4pm
Bank holiday Mondays11am-4pm
Every day during school holidays11am-4pm

About

This display focuses on the history of the people whose lives were intertwined with the railway industry that ran from Backworth Collieries to the River Tyne from 1800 – 2014.

Created by the North Tyneside Steam Railway Association with local residents who contributed their personal stories and memories. More information here.

Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, part of the All Our Stories project.