NY9270 : Former station at Humshaugh, 1997

taken 21 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).
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Ben Brooksbank and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NY9270, 30 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 6 July, 1997   (more nearby)
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
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Other Tags
Former Station  NBR  Border Counties Line 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph · First in 5 Years (TPoint) (about)
This page has been viewed about 40 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register