Railways and Waggonways in County Durham

These maps show the pre-1974 boundaries of County Durham, after which Gateshead, South Tyneside, Sunderland, Darlington, Stockton on Tees and Hartlepool became independent local government authorities. Part of North Yorkshire is now in County Durham.
National Grid references are shown to the nearest kilometre square.

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Bardon Mill, Haltwhistle Ninebanks, Whitfield Alston, Nenthead Long Man Hill, Tynehead, Silverband Mine, Moor House High Cup, Meldon Hill, Hilton, Murton Fell, Warcop, Helbeck, Soulby, Brough Crosby Garrett, Kirkby Stephen, Ravenstonedale, Pendragon Fourstones, Haydon Bridge Allendale Town, Catton Allenheads, Carrshield, Cowshill, Killhope, Spartylea Daddry Shield, Ireshopeburn, Langdon Beck, St John's Chapel, Wearhead Cauldron Snout, High Force, Mickle Fell, Arngill Stainmore, Pind Hill, Barras Station, Beldoo Hill Nine Standards, Tanhill, Birkdale, Keld Corbridge, Hexham Blanchland, Juniper, Slaley, Whitley Chapel Boltsburn, Hunstanworth, Ramshaw, Rookhope Eastgate, Harnisha Hill, Outberry Plain, Stanhope, Westgate Bowlees, Grassington Reservoir, Hunderthwaite, Mickleton, Middleton in Teesdale, Newbiggin, Romaldkirk, Selset Reservoir, Thringarth Balderhead Reservoir, Blackton Reservoir, Bowes, Hury Cocker Top, Ravens Park, Crackpot Hall, Whaw Prudhoe, Riding Mill, Stocksfield Allensford, Blackhill, Derwent Reservoir, Edmondbyers, Muggleswick, Shotley Bridge Burnhill Junction, Castleside, Cold Rowley, Nanny Mayers Incline, Parkhead, Waskerley Dryderdale Hall, Frosterley, Sharnberry Lead Mine, Weardale Railway, Wolsingham Copley, Forthburn Viaduct, Hamsterley Forest, Kinninvie, Softley, Woodland Barnard Castle, Boldron, Broomielaw, Cotherstone, Deepdale Viaduct, Greta Bridge, Lartington Langthwaite, Washfold Blaydon, Crawcrook, Greenside, Ryton, Winlaton Annfield Plain, Chopwell, Consett, Ebchester, Lintz Green, Rowlands Gill, Tantobie Burnhope, Cornsay Colliery, Esh Winning, Knitsley, Lanchester, Quebec, Waterhouses Beechburn, Billy Row, Bitchburn, Crook, Harperley POW Camp, Hunwick, Roddymoor, Tow Law, Witton le Wear Butterknowle, Cockfield, Etherley, Evenwood, Staindrop, Wackerfield, West Auckland, Woodhouse Colliery Cleatlam, Forcett, Gainford, Whorlton, Winston, Wycliffe Ravensworth, Melsonby, Whashton Green, Gilling, Marske, Hudswell, Richmond Dunston, Felling, Gateshead, Heworth, Swalwell Beamish, Birtley, Bowes Railway, Chester-le-Street, Kibblesworth, Lamesley, Ouston, Pelton, Tanfield Railway, Urpeth Bearpark, Broompark, Durham City, Edmondsley, Langley Park, Plawsworth, Shincliffe, Ushaw Binchester, Brancepeth, Byers Green, Croxdale, Ferryhill, Meadowfield, Spennymoor, Tudhoe Bildershaw, Bishop Auckland, Coundon, Eldon, Heighington, Middridge, Newton Aycliffe, Shildon, Windlestone Coniscliffe, Darlington, Faverdale, Piercebridge, Manfield Merrybent Quarry, Middleton Tyas, Croft-on-Tees, Skeeby, Moulton, North Cowton, Scorton Brockley Whins, Hebburn, Jarrow, Marsden, South Shields, Tyne Dock, Whitburn Penshaw, Ryhope, Sunderland, Usworth, Washington Dawdon, Easington Colliery, Haswell, Hawthorn, Hetton le Hole, Horden, Houghton le Spring, Ludworth, Murton, Peterlee, Pittington, Seaham Harbour, Sherburn, Shotton Colliery, West Rainton Bowburn, Cassop, Cornforth, Coxhoe, Fishburn, Kelloe, Mainsforth, Trimdon, Wheatley Hill, Wingate Bradbury, Carlton, Redmarshall, Sedgefield, Stillington Dinsdale, Hurworth on Tees, Longnewton, Goosepool, Middleton Saint George, Sadberge, Durham Tees Valley Airport Blackhall Colliery, Castle Eden, Elwick, Hart, Hartlepool, Hesleden, Hurworth Burn, Hutton Henry, Station Town, Stranton, Wellfield Billingham, Greatham, Middlesbrough, Newton Bewley, Norton, Wolviston, Wynyard Eaglescliffe, Egglescliffe, Elton, Leven Bridge, Stockton on Tees, Thornaby, Urlay Nook, Yarm Dormanstown, Grangetown, Kirkleatham, Port Clarence, Seaton Carew, Teesmouth, Warrenby Eston, Great Ayton, Marton, Normanby, Nunthorpe, Ormesby, Roseberry

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Prudhoe, Riding Mill, Stocksfield Allensford, Blackhill, Derwent Reservoir, Edmondbyers, Muggleswick, Shotley Bridge Burnhill Junction, Castleside, Cold Rowley, Nanny Mayers Incline, Parkhead, Waskerley Dryderdale Hall, Frosterley, Sharnberry Lead Mine, Weardale Railway, Wolsingham Copley, Forthburn Viaduct, Hamsterley Forest, Kinninvie, Softley, Woodland Barnard Castle, Boldron, Broomielaw, Cotherstone, Deepdale Viaduct, Greta Bridge, Lartington Langthwaite, Washfold Blaydon, Crawcrook, Greenside, Ryton, Winlaton Annfield Plain, Chopwell, Consett, Ebchester, Lintz Green, Rowlands Gill, Tantobie Burnhope, Cornsay Colliery, Esh Winning, Knitsley, Lanchester, Quebec, Waterhouses Beechburn, Billy Row, Bitchburn, Crook, Harperley POW Camp, Hunwick, Roddymoor, Tow Law, Witton le Wear Butterknowle, Cockfield, Etherley, Evenwood, Staindrop, Wackerfield, West Auckland, Woodhouse Colliery Cleatlam, Forcett, Gainford, Whorlton, Winston, Wycliffe Ravensworth, Melsonby, Whashton Green, Gilling, Marske, Hudswell, Richmond Dunston, Felling, Gateshead, Heworth, Swalwell Beamish, Birtley, Bowes Railway, Chester-le-Street, Kibblesworth, Lamesley, Ouston, Pelton, Tanfield Railway, Urpeth Bearpark, Broompark, Durham City, Edmondsley, Langley Park, Plawsworth, Shincliffe, Ushaw Binchester, Brancepeth, Byers Green, Croxdale, Ferryhill, Meadowfield, Spennymoor, Tudhoe Bildershaw, Bishop Auckland, Coundon, Eldon, Heighington, Middridge, Newton Aycliffe, Shildon, Windlestone Coniscliffe, Darlington, Faverdale, Piercebridge, Manfield Merrybent Quarry, Middleton Tyas, Croft-on-Tees, Skeeby, Moulton, North Cowton, Scorton Brockley Whins, Hebburn, Jarrow, Marsden, South Shields, Tyne Dock, Whitburn Penshaw, Ryhope, Sunderland, Usworth, Washington Dawdon, Easington Colliery, Haswell, Hawthorn, Hetton le Hole, Horden, Houghton le Spring, Ludworth, Murton, Peterlee, Pittington, Seaham Harbour, Sherburn, Shotton Colliery, West Rainton Bowburn, Cassop, Cornforth, Coxhoe, Fishburn, Kelloe, Mainsforth, Trimdon, Wheatley Hill, Wingate Bradbury, Carlton, Redmarshall, Sedgefield, Stillington Dinsdale, Hurworth on Tees, Longnewton, Goosepool, Middleton Saint George, Sadberge, Durham Tees Valley Airport Blackhall Colliery, Castle Eden, Elwick, Hart, Hartlepool, Hesleden, Hurworth Burn, Hutton Henry, Station Town, Stranton, Wellfield Billingham, Greatham, Middlesbrough, Newton Bewley, Norton, Wolviston, Wynyard Eaglescliffe, Egglescliffe, Elton, Leven Bridge, Stockton on Tees, Thornaby, Urlay Nook, Yarm Dormanstown, Grangetown, Kirkleatham, Port Clarence, Seaton Carew, Teesmouth, Warrenby Eston, Great Ayton, Marton, Normanby, Nunthorpe, Ormesby, Roseberry

History of Railways in County Durham from wooden waggonways to the North Eastern Railway.

Pictures in Print - Pre-Ordnance Survey maps of County Durham available on the "Pictures in Print" website from Durham University.

Category D - The 1951 plan to demolish coal mining villages in County Durham.

Railway maps of North Yorkshire - this is a new page under construction.

Gazetteer placenames are now on each map page. Use "Search this site" to find placenames.

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Richmond and Catterick maps added 25 January 2010