SD4761 : First railway station, Lancaster

taken 7 years ago, near to Lancaster, Lancashire, Great Britain

First railway station, Lancaster
First railway station, Lancaster
The terminus of the Lancaster and Preston Junction Railway opened in 1840, linking Lancaster with London. The Lancaster and Carlisle Railway, which opened in 1846, branched off the Preston line about 1km to the south of here. A new station was built (Lancaster Castle), which led to the eventual closure of the first station.
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SD4761, 905 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4782 6113 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:2.6092N 2:47.9007W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4783 6115
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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