Victoria Tunnel: Ouseburn Trust
About Victoria Tunnel: Ouseburn Trust
The Victoria Tunnel is a Grade II listed structure which runs under the city from the Town Moor down to the Tyne. It was built as a waggonway to transport coal from Spital Tongues (Leazes Main) Colliery to the river and operated between 1842 and the mid 1860s.
In 1939, the City Engineers converted the Tunnel into an air raid shelter to protect hundreds of Newcastle citizens during World War II.
Between 2007 and 2009, the Tunnel was carefully repaired and opened for guided tours by Newcastle ...Show the whole text
53-55 Lime Street, Ouseburn Valley
Newcastle upon Tyne
Victoria Tunnel: Ouseburn Trust's previous events
SOLD OUT - Victoria Tunnels Newcastle - Ghost Hunt
Saturday, 17 February 2018
Sunday, 3 December 2017
Victoria Tunnel: Newcastle
Saturday, 23 September 2017
Victoria Tunnel 1941
Saturday, 1 July 2017