Did You Know?

The highest point on the NER system was at Waskerley, Co. Durham, 1,445 ft above sea level.

Diagram Books

Facsimile copies of the NER / LNER locomotive, carriage and wagon diagram books. A Separate volume covers the carriage designs produced for the East Coast Joint Stock. Further publications cover the NER’s infrastructure, permanent way, as well as the LNER’s revised permanent way track design and range of pre-cast concrete stuctures.

Did You Know?

The NER freight line from Shildon, Co. Durham, to Newport (near Middlesbrough) was electrified in 1915-16 using overhead wires. The system reverted to steam traction in 1935.