Opened in 1826, now a scheduled Ancient Monument and the only preserved SG rope hauled railway in the world. Has a large collection of non-BR stock and fine examples of mid-19th century workshops, many with their original machinery.
- Part disabled access
Springwell Road Springwell Gateshead Tyne & Wear NE9 7QJ
Mar-Dec first weekend of month. Also Tue, Thu & Sat (1000-1600). Check website for more details.
By Rail: Chester le Street / 5 miles