SU1686 : Buffers, disused GWR Highworth branch line, Swindon

taken 6 years ago, near to Stratton st Margaret, Swindon, Great Britain

Buffers, disused GWR Highworth branch line, Swindon
Buffers, disused GWR Highworth branch line, Swindon
The rusting buffers at the end of a siding on the disused Great Western Railways (GWR) Swindon-Highworth branch line are in contrast with the modern lorry which has taken the place of rail for the transport of body parts from the BMW Mini body manufacturing plant (on the right) to the assembly works in Oxford.
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SU1686, 23 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 8 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 13 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways  Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1665 8657 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:34.6650N 1:45.6674W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1664 8656
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Disused Railway Track  Factory  GWR  Branch Line 

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