Washington County Durham


Memories of  Coal Mining

Coal Depot at Low Lambton


Coal Depot at Low Lambton
( Near Penshaw Junction )

A Class K1 locomotive approaches Penshaw Junction and the Victoria Bridge on 31st August 1964.
NCB Lambton Coal Wagons stand at the nearby Coal Depot.


Close-ups of Coal Wagons and Hoppers

Photographs taken near Ordnance Survey map ref: NZ 323 543 - September 1972.

[ Posted on this website thanks to Photographer, Dr Stafford Linsley. ]


OS Map: 1950-1967

Note Low Lambton Coal Depot, Penshaw Junction and Victoria Bridge.