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Fields before the New Town


A1M (Jct 64)  to  A195 'Dunlop Roundabout'

Aerial Picture 1
Post House Hotel   -   Site for (short-lived) Child Benefit Centre   -   Roundabout over A195   -   Dunlop Tyre Factory

A195 'Dunlop Roundabout'  to  A1M (Jct 64)

Aerial Picture 2
Tyne Dock to Consett Railway / Branch to Harraton Colliery   -   Partially constructed Dunlop Tyre Factory, A195 & A1M.

Later Construction