SU0030 : Waterloo - Exeter railway former station Dinton

taken 8 years ago, near to Dinton, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Waterloo - Exeter railway former station Dinton
Waterloo - Exeter railway former station Dinton
Dinton station was closed to passengers on 7 March 1966 and to general goods traffic on 18 April 1967. Here is the view looking west towards Tisbury. However a number of sidings were retained for access to the various Ministry of Defence depots in the vicinity of the station, along with a section of the former up-line westwards to a depot at Chilmark. All these were out of use eventually by 2 November 1994 and subsequently much of the trackwork has been removed. The former Up platform remains in existence complete with the station buildings, which are in private ownership. The Waterloo - Exeter route is now a single line through Dinton.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 30 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Saturday, 10 July, 2010
Railway station remnants   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 008 309 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:4.6616N 1:59.3460W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 009 309
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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