SJ9050 : Disused railway near Milton, Stoke-on-Trent

near to Milton, Stoke-on-Trent, Great Britain

Disused railway near Milton, Stoke-on-Trent
Disused railway near Milton, Stoke-on-Trent
This is the former North Staffordshire Railway line from Leek and Cauldon Low looking towards Stoke. The line was opened in 1867, and the last freight was carried in 1988. Passenger service ceased in 1965. The track has never been taken up, and the route has recently been purchased by the Moorland and City Railways Company, who have already opened part of the line to Cauldon Low Quarry, and hope to join the main line at Stoke, thus reopening the line here at Milton.

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2011
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Date Taken
Friday, 27 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 3 July, 2011
Geographical Context
Railways  Derelict, Disused  Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 900 506 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:3.2056N 2:8.9900W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 900 507
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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