TG3203 : Staines Barn

taken 8 years ago, near to Ashby st Mary, Norfolk, Great Britain

Staines Barn
Staines Barn
Staines Barn is situated by a sharp bend in Church Road, just east of St Andrew's church > LinkExternal link. A public bridleway - Home Piece Road - links it with The Street in Claxton. The track marks the route of the 1928 extension of a narrow gauge railway which between 1926 and 1936 ran the 1.6 kilometres from Claxton Manor Farm > LinkExternal link to the south bank of the River Yare > LinkExternal link - in 1928 it was extended south to Staines Barn, just east of the church. The railway transported sugar beet which were loaded onto wherries and transported to the Cantley sugar factory > LinkExternal link which is situated several kilometres to the north-east.
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TG3203, 495 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 14 October, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 October, 2009
Category
Barn   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 328 030 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:34.5439N 1:26.1221E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 328 031
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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