SK6716 : Brooksby Station (remains), with train

taken 55 years ago, near to Rotherby, Leicestershire, Great Britain

Brooksby Station (remains), with train
Brooksby Station (remains), with train
View NE, towards Melton Mowbray; ex-Midland Leicester - Syston - Melton Mowbray main line, now a section of the Birmingham - Norwich trunk route. Brooksby station had been closed to passengers on 3/7/61, but was still open for goods, until 4/5/64. The train is a Down iron-ore train, headed by a Stanier 8F 2-8-0.
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Date Taken
4 June 1962   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 19 June, 2010
Category
Railway station (closed)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 670 163 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:44.4379N 1:0.5155W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 670 163
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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