NS3936 : Crossing, Gatehead

taken 5 years ago, near to Gatehead, East Ayrshire, Great Britain

Crossing, Gatehead
Crossing, Gatehead
The railway from Troon to Kilmarnock crosses the A759 at Gatehead. This was the first railway to use a locomotive in Scotland when in 1817 there was a trial of a Stephenson locomotive. There were several horse drawn railways in Scotland as far back as the early 18th century.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 21 May, 2013   (more nearby)
Sunday, 20 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Roads, Road transport  Railways 
Railway (from Tags)
Kilmarnock and Troon Railway  Glasgow and South Western Railway 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3919 3641 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:35.6808N 4:33.2137W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3921 3638
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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