SU5290 : Didcot coaling stage

taken 10 years ago, near to Didcot, Oxfordshire, Great Britain

Didcot coaling stage
Didcot coaling stage
An earth ramp was built for coal wagons to become higher than the locomotive. Then coal from the wagon dropped into the tender, this example also has the water tower ontop.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 26 May, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 4 February, 2010
Category
Coal tip   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 523 908 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.8160N 1:14.6949W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 523 908
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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