NT0158 : Edinburgh - Carstairs Junction railway

taken 8 years ago, near to Woolfords Cottages, South Lanarkshire, Great Britain

Edinburgh - Carstairs Junction railway
Edinburgh - Carstairs Junction railway
A spur of the West Coast main line, linking Edinburgh with the London - Glasgow route. Once trains would divide at Carstairs, with one half going to Glasgow and the other to Edinburgh. In those days the trees were newly planted.
The route is now also used as an alternative route from Glasgow to London, and is a fast route between Edinburgh and Glasgow Central. The train is bound for King's Cross out of Glasgow.
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NT0158, 7 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 12 October, 2009   (more nearby)
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Monday, 12 October, 2009
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Railway   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 016 584 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:48.5615N 3:34.2681W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 017 586
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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