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Welcome to the waggonways website

 

Please explore this site to find out more about the waggonways of North Tyneside.

 

Development of the waggonways website has been supported by the following organisations:

 

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From the Blog

Heritage and Biodiversity along North Tyneside Waggonways

Heritage of North Tyneside WaggonwaysThe North Tyneside waggonways network is of great historical significance in terms of both the borough’s rich coal mining tradition and the country’s industrial heritage, as far back as the 17th century.

North Tyneside Waggonways - a new leisure and learning resource for all

North Tyneside Council received funding from the Government (ODPM) and the Heritage Lottery Fund to help regenerate the network of waggonways across North Tyneside. 

Children's University - About Us

Developed in 1993 the Children’s University is a child centred organisation that responds to the learning needs of children.

North Tyneside Children's University Waggonways Project 2004 - 2007

North Tyneside Council received funding from the Government (ODPM) and the Heritage Lottery Fund to help regenerate the network of waggonways across North Tyneside. 

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Gallery and Games

Click on our galleries to take a visual tour of the North Tyneside Children's University Waggonways Projector learn about waggonways as you play one of our 3 exciting games.