CONSETT EAST

Consett East signal box controlled the entrance to the Low Yard and, originally, the junction to Hownsgill.

 

37094 at Consett East (10 May 1982) Stephen McGahon

37094 on a scrap train at Consett East on 10 May 1982. The line curving away in the background leads to the Low Yard.  The track in the foreground originally lead to Hownsgill Viaduct.  Photo copyright Stephen McGahon

25198 at Consett East on 26 May 1982. Photo copyright Stephen McGahon

25198 was an unusual visitor at Consett East on 26 May 1982 running wrong line and heading towards the Low Yard. Photo copyright Stephen McGahon