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NCB Bowes Railway No. 22 Springwell, Durham
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Bowes Railway
The Bowes Railway was built by George Stephenson in 1826 and is the only operational preserved standard gauge cable railway system in the world. It was built to transport coal from pits in Durham to boats on the River Tyne. The site is a Scheduled Ancient Monument.

The Bowes Railway
The world's only preserved rope worked railway.

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