SK5506 : Glenfield Tunnel air shaft

taken 3 years ago, near to Glenfield, Leicestershire, Great Britain

Glenfield Tunnel air shaft
Glenfield Tunnel air shaft
The Glenfield Tunnel was one of the world’s first steam railway tunnels, it is just over one mile long. It was designed by the famous railway engineer George Stephenson and built between 1829–32 under the supervision of his son Robert.
This air shaft is on the corner of Stenson Road and Dillon Road.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 15 April, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 1 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Railways 
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway Infrastructure 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 559 061 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:39.0229N 1:10.4384W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 559 061
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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