NT0702 : Beattock Station

taken 57 years ago, near to Beattock, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Beattock Station
Beattock Station
View northward, towards Carstairs and Glasgow, also (formerly) Moffat. Carlisle - Glasgow West Coast Main Line, summit of celebrated Beattock Bank (steepest from the south, requiring banking engines). Branch to Moffat closed 6/4/64 (passengers 6/12/54); Beattock station closed 3/1/72. As of 2014 there is a movement afoot to reopen it.
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Date Taken
6 October 1961   (more nearby)
Sunday, 28 March, 2010
Railway station   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 077 024 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:18.4315N 3:27.2973W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 077 024
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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