SD0896 : Ravenglass Signalbox

taken 8 years ago, near to Ravenglass, Cumbria, Great Britain

Ravenglass Signalbox
Ravenglass Signalbox
Ravenglass to Eskdale Railway
A steam preservation railway, originally build as a narrow gauge mineral line in 1875 to export Iron ore from the Esk valley via the port of Ravenglass. Locally known as La'al Ratty. The terminal stations are Ravenglass SD0896 : Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Station, Ravenglass. & SD0896 : Ravenglass Station, Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway and Dalegarth NY1700 : Dalegarth Station & NY1700 : Dalegarth Station, Eskdale (at the village of Boot) Website: LinkExternal link where a full timetable and history are available.

Signalboxes
Signalboxes are used in Britain to control the safe movement of trains across the railway network. Most are located either just outside stations or at junctions.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 26 May, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 22 January, 2010
Category
Signal box   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 085 966 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:21.4122N 3:24.5497W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 085 965
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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