SE5918 : Balne crossing

taken 5 years ago, near to Balne, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Balne crossing
Balne crossing, taken 5 years ago
An East Coast Main Line train hurtles past the crossing. The signal box appears to be of relatively modern construction, but in traditional style. The location is also a feeder point for the overhead power supply.
East Coast Main Line
The East Coast Main Line is a 393 mile long high speed electrified railway between London and Edinburgh, via Peterborough, Doncaster, York and Newcastle. It was constructed between 1846 & 1871 by several different rail companies.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 27 December, 2011   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 4 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Roads, Road transport  Railways 
Railway (from Tags)
East Coast Mainline 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 5922 1899 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:39.8429N 1:6.3152W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 5923 1901
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Level Crossing  Signal Box  Electric Train  Overhead Catenary  Electricity Feeder Point  East Coast Mainline 

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