Industrial Heritage

Killhope Wheel in Winter 2010

Killhope – Lead Mining in Weardale

High up in Weardale, County Durham you will find Killhope Lead Mining Museum. The Durham Mining Museum website tells us ...
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Bus and Tram in the town at Beamish Museum

Beamish Museum – The jewel in County Durham’s cultural crown

The town in Beamish Museum sees a lot of traffic of buses and trams every single day. I took this ...
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Transporter Bridge

The Transporter Bridge over the River Tees

The Tees Transporter Bridge, or as we usually call it, the Middlesbrough Transporter Bridge was opened by the third son ...
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Printer at Beamish Museum Print Shop

A case from history

In the world of computing, it is safe to say the case is we use many terms that were brand ...
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By Peter from Lincoln, UK [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Passenger Railways

County Durham is the birthplace of the modern passenger railway. Locomotion No. 1 was put on to the rails at ...
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