SP8582 : Glendon Junction

near to Rushton, Northamptonshire, Great Britain

Glendon Junction
Glendon Junction
Where the former London Midland Railway diverges, with the further line heading for Corby, and the nearer line heading for Leicester. Near top left is an outcrop of ironstone. The ironstone was discovered during the building of the railway, and led to the opening of many quarries in the area, now all closed down.
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Date Taken
Monday, 17 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 17 April, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 85 82 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 52:26.0280N 0:44.6285W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 853 823
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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