SP6933 : Buckingham Station

taken 55 years ago, near to Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, Great Britain

Buckingham Station
Buckingham Station
View NW, towards Banbury; ex-London & North Western, Bletchley - Verney Junction - Banbury line. Buckingham - Banbury was closed 2/1/61 and the station closed to passengers on 7/9/64, but the line from Verney Junction was not finally closed until 5/12/66. It looks healthy enough, if deserted, in this 1962 picture. Evidently the platforms were rather low, as moveable steps can be seen on the right.
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Date Taken
24 March 1962   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 25 June, 2010
Category
Railway station   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 695 332 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:59.6070N 0:59.3521W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 695 332
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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