TQ2578 : Rails Through Earls Court

taken 8 years ago, near to Kensington, Kensington And Chelsea, Great Britain

Rails Through Earls Court
Rails Through Earls Court
Looking southeast towards Earls Court Exhibition Centre from the A4 West Cromwell Road, with the original Earls Court 1 building on the left. A Southern service can be seen heading south along the West London Line towards Clapham Junction from where it will continue to its terminus at East Croydon.

The tracks to the right of centre, in a brick lined cutting, are the District Line route from Kensington Olympia. The junction connects them to the main east-west District Line route between Earls Court and West Kensington stations.

The building on the right of the photo is the permanent shed of London Underground's Lillie Bridge works. It was originally a train-shed for the Piccadilly Line.
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Date Taken
Monday, 1 February, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 3 February, 2010
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Railway lines   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 250 784 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.4604N 0:12.0460W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 249 785
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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