SP0687 : Snow Hill Station (platforms 8 and 6)

taken 41 years ago, near to Birmingham, Great Britain

Snow Hill Station (platforms 8 and 6)
Snow Hill Station (platforms 8 and 6)
Main through platforms (and freight ? line trackbeds) looking back towards Colmore Row.

Building on left in background is Post & Mail building on Colmore Circus Queensway.

Whilst some may say this was an eyesore, for me, missing out on its heyday, I am glad that I visited it before demolition, with its maze of platforms, offices on ground and underground levels - still a magnificent building - a far superior building to its rebirth version.
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SP0687, 973 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
March 1977   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 11 January, 2010
Category
Railway station platforms   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 069 873 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:29.0255N 1:53.9806W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 068 873
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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