SX9574 : Sea Defences at Parson Tunnel

taken 38 years ago, near to Holcombe, Devon, Great Britain

Sea Defences at Parson Tunnel
Sea Defences at Parson Tunnel
Class 45, 45017, bursts out of Parson Tunnel to run along the seawall towards Teignmouth. The scale of the sea defences make the locomotive seem toy-like. The two pillars in the centre support a bridge over an access point to the beach from the village of Holcombe.
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SX9574, 222 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 31 March, 1979   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 30 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Boundary, Barrier  Railways  Estuary, Marine  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9573 7467 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:33.7470N 3:28.4109W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9566 7463
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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