NZ7718 : Old railway embankment

taken 4 years ago, near to Staithes, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Old railway embankment
Old railway embankment
A short section of embankment from the old coast railway remains between the viaduct abutment and a stone arch bridge for farm traffic to pass under.
The valley of Staithes beck ahead would be a formidable obstacle to bridge even today, with difficult ground conditions for foundations of tall structures.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 7785 1861 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:33.4051N 0:47.8650W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 7778 1865
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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