Esh Winning (Waterhouses) Station

Category: Transportation

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Ushaw Moor, Durham , UK

Esh Winning (Waterhouses) Station aAt the end of Station Avenue, Esh Winning.

The line opened for goods on 1.1.1858 from Deerness Valley Junction on the Durham to Bishop Auckland line to a point near the junction of The Stanley Incline and the line to East Hedley Hope Colliery. A passenger service wasn't introduced until 1.11.1877 when a single platform terminus was built part way along the line at Esh Winning, the station was named Waterhouses; passenger trains never went beyond Waterhouses. A second station was added at Ushaw Moor on 1.9.1884.