Museums in Washington

Find museums in Washington. Listings include Bowes Railway, Washington Old Hall - National Trust and Washington Old Hall. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 02/22/21
    A brilliant and unusual view of the quencher at Monkton coke works completed with the electric coke car. Along with a view of our very own Hunslet, which travelled many North East cokeworks when the...
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  • 02/21/21
    Two views showing the Blackfell area during its working life. The first showing the rope haulage layout, with sets waiting on the kip and in the dish, whilst some of bogie fleet sit in the old boile...
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  • 02/20/21
    Three more views for you today. Firstly Bowes 15 seen at Lukes Lane crossing Jarrow. Second, an early view of the Hobson colliery Burnopfield, dating from around 1910. Due to the early ten tonne ho...
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  • 02/19/21
    A sad day, the end of the once proud North East mining industry. The last shipment of coal left the Tyne yesterday. Mined from near Houghton le Spring, the Monks of Durham Cathederal commenced mining ...
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