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The Birthplace Of Railways

The most notable point in history for Stockton was in 1825 when the world's first passenger railway opened. It operated between Stockton and Darlington. There are still one or two reminders of the past connection to this to be found including the ticket office from which the first tickets were sold.

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  • Pros:Good water sport facilities
  • Cons:One or two old building have been knocked down to make way for new, less attractive buildings
  • In a nutshell:Industrial Heritage
  • Last visit to Stockton-on-Tees: Aug 2002
  • Intro Written Sep 9, 2002
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