SP9428 : Sand quarry railway, 1975

taken 43 years ago, near to Potsgrove, Bedfordshire, Great Britain

Sand quarry railway, 1975
Sand quarry railway, 1975
Still used a little, but soon to be scrapped. The line branched right just before the plant in the distance to cross the road and join the main line of the 2 ft (610 mm) gauge Leighton Buzzard Light Railway to Leighton Buzzard which ran just west of Mile Tree Road initially.
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SP9428, 7 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
1975   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 15 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Quarrying, Mining  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 9433 2855 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:56.8475N 0:37.7378W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 9427 2867
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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