TQ4517 : Isfield Station Entrance

taken 3 years ago, near to Isfield, East Sussex, Great Britain

Isfield Station Entrance
Isfield Station Entrance
The Lavender Line
The Lavender line is a 1.4km section of preserved railway running from Isfield station. The original line ran between Uckfield and Lewes and closed in the 1960's . The section of railway was restored in 1983 and informally named the Lavender Line, after a local coal merchants who operated from Isfield station yard.
Isfield :: TQ4417
Isfield lies just off the main A26 Uckfield to Lewes main road, and is well hidden in the Ouse valley. The Romans established a staging post in the village, near a ford across the Ouse, this was on a section of Ermine Street which ran from Newhaven to London, passing through Lewes and Isfield and Maresfield. The village was recorded as Sifelle in the Domesday book.
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TQ4517, 96 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 21 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Railways 
County (from Tags)
Sussex 
Place (from Tags)
Sussex 
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway Station 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 4521 1714 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:56.1259N 0:3.9124E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 4523 1718
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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