Why not use our Overground Maps and Guide to follow the route of the Tunnel through Newcastle and explore the historic buildings and townscape that lie above it?
This guide is now out of print.
We can offer this walk as a guided tour to groups. If you are interested in booking this activity, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
"Wartime Voices" is a unique collection of memories about sheltering in the Victoria Tunnel while enemy planes flew overhead.
A DVD* and booklet ''The Victoria Tunnel'' are also available.
Funds raised from the sale of the Booklet at £3.95, CD at £2 and DVD at £3 will support the on-going work of the Victoria Tunnel Project. This includes the purchase of equipment for guided tours.
You can order all 3 items of merchandise by sending a cheque for £7 made payable to "The Ouseburn Trust" to:
Ouseburn Trust, Arch 6 (under Byker Bridge), Stepney Bank, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2NP, or contact email@example.com or telephone 0191 - 2616596 for individual prices.
Find out why the Victoria Tunnel was built under Newcastle upon Tyne, and take an exhilarating ride through the streets of the city to discover the route of this underground waggonway. The importance of the role of the Tunnel as an air raid shelter is revealed through a series of moving interviews with people who used it during the Second World War.
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