SS6023 : Gradient marker on Umberleigh station platform

taken 4 years ago, near to Umberleigh, Devon, Great Britain

Gradient marker on Umberleigh station platform
Gradient marker on Umberleigh station platform
This marker on the remaining platform of Umberleigh station shows the gradient north and south along the line. The gradient to the north, of 1:5,400, hardly seems worth distinguishing from 'level': it represents 1cm in 54m, or about 1 foot in 1 mile.
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Date Taken
Monday, 9 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 22 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 6095 2380 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:59.8048N 3:58.9732W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 6095 2380
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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