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Description: Railway Indicator Stone C.3 1/2 Metres East of Skew Bridge
Date Listed: 30 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111374
OS Grid Reference: NZ1181125604
OS Grid Coordinates: 411811, 525604
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6254, -1.8186
COCKFIELD HAGGER LEASES
NZ 12 NW
stone c.3 1/2 metres
east of skew bridge
Indicator stone. Probably 1830 for Stockton and Darlington railway. Ashlared
grit sandstone. Square block about 1/2 metre high with low pointed top. Set
diagonally to south side of rail bed. M inscribed on north-east face and C on
north-west, probably for Middlesbrough and Copley, the termini of the Hagger
Leases branch (1830) and the Middlesbrough branch (1830).
Sources: W.W. Tomlinson History of The North Eastern Railway, 1914, 2nd ed.
K. Hoole, Newton Abbott 1967, pp 186-7; Norman Moorsom The Stockton and
Darlington Railway (compiled from original sources) Middlesbrough 1975, pp 60
Listing NGR: NZ1181125604
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