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Depot: Tyne Dock


Depot Details
Depot Name Tyne Dock
Depot Codes
CodeFromTo
TDK187531/01/1950
54B01/02/195030/09/1958
52H01/10/195809/09/1967
Date Opened 1862
Date Closed 09/09/1967
Pre Grouping Company NER
Big 4 Company LNER
British Railways Region ER
1947 Directions The shed is on the west side of a goods line known as the Pontop and South Shields Branch.
Turn left outside Tyne Dock Station into Boldon Lane. Turn right into Green Lane, cross the railway bridge, and turn sharp right into a short dead end. The shed entrance is a gate on the left hand side at the end of a block of houses.
Walking time 20 minutes.
A circular bus service labelled Simondside runs from Tyne Dock Station to the corner of Green Lane and Wenlock Road near the shed entrance.
Note: The coal stage is some distance along the line from the shed.
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Chronology
DateEvent
1862Depot opened
1875Change of code to TDK
01/02/1950Change of code to 54B
01/10/1958Change of code to 52H
09/09/1967Depot closed