TQ3105 : London Road station (2)

taken 3 years ago, near to Preston, Brighton And Hove, Great Britain

London Road station (2)
London Road station (2)
The railway line from Brighton to Lewes was built in 1846. In 1869, the Kemp Town branch, which diverged from the Lewes line on the far side of Ditchling Road, was completed. Eight years later, in 1877, London Road station was built on level ground between the London Road viaduct and the cutting leading to the short tunnel under Ditchling Road. The station was designed by the architect David Mocatta, who also designed Brighton station. {Source: "A Short History of London Road Station" - information board at the station.}

A "reverse" view from Ditchling Road, above the short tunnel, is shown in TQ3105 : London Road station.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 25 June, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 10 September, 2014
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Railways 
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway Station 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3137 0581 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:50.2151N 0:8.1427W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3135 0579
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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