Lakeshore Railroad

9½in. gauge 550 yards long. Two steam locomotives (North American 4-6-2 and South American 2-6-2). One i/c loco.


  • Parking
  • Refreshments


Full Description

Established in 1972, the line runs around the boating lake in the South Marine Park. Parking is available nearby and there are toilets and a cafe in the park, together with a children's playground. Trains run from around 11.30 to 5.00, longer in the summer season. Please be aware that operation can be curtailled in bad weather.

Contact & Location

Operator:T M Henderson
Address:South Marine Park
South Shields
Tyne and Wear NE33 2NN
Contacts: 07745 350 983
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Open days:Sat-Sun & school hols Feb-Nov. Daily mid May-mid Sep.
By Rail: South Shields / 0.75 miles

This entry was last updated on 10th February 2017

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