TQ8354 : Footbridge over CTRL

taken 9 years ago, near to Eyhorne Street, Kent, Great Britain

Footbridge over CTRL
Footbridge over CTRL
On footpath from Eyhorne Street leading over Channel Tunnel Rail Link and then over M20 Motorway, leading to A20 Ashford Road. Rail link heads left to Ashford/Folkestone from Ebbsfleet/London.
High Speed 1
High Speed 1 (originally called The Channel Tunnel Rail Link or CTRL), is a 69-mile stretch of railway linking the Channel Tunnel and St Pancras station in London. Built at a cost of 5.2 billion, the line was opened on 14th November 2007, cutting Eurostar journey times by 40 minutes, compared with the previous route which was shared with local trains, restricting the speed severely. Trains travel at speeds up to 140mph on the high speed line.

In June 2010 the government put the line up for sale for 1.5 billion.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 12 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 18 February, 2009
Category
Footbridge   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 836 541 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:15.4111N 0:37.8058E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 836 541
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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