NZ0445 : Waskerley Way

taken 11 years ago, near to Waskerley, County Durham, Great Britain

Waskerley Way
Waskerley Way
This disused railway - the Stanhope and Tyne Railway was built to serve the needs of the Weardale lead and iron ore mining industries in the 19th century; the section in the photo is part of the nearly level summit section at 400 metres, the highest section of standard gauge railway in Britain LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) . The line is now the Waskerley Way, a component part of the C2C cycle route which crosses northern England from coast to coast LinkExternal link LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) . In the trees in the distance is Waskerley village NZ0545.
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NZ0445, 23 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 22 December, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 24 December, 2006
Category
Cycleway   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 044 453 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:48.1534N 1:55.9847W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 041 453
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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