NY9270 : Former station at Humshaugh, 1997

taken 20 years ago, near to Low Brunton, Northumberland, Great Britain

Former station at Humshaugh, 1997
Former station at Humshaugh, 1997
View from the A6320 Low Brunton - Bellingham road, close to its bridge over the River North Tyne at Chollerford, also to the remains of the bridge on the Roman Wall at Chesters milecastle. The station remains, well preserved in private hands. It was on the ex-NBR Border Counties line, the view being towards Bellingham, Reedsmouth and Riccarton Junction. The station closed to passengers 11/10/56, when the Newcastle - Hexham - Riccarton Junction service ceased, but goods continued until 1/9/58 (11/11/63 between Bellingham and Reedsmouth).
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Date Taken
Sunday, 6 July, 1997   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 12 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Roads, Road transport  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 920 704 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:1.7270N 2:7.5915W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 919 704
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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