SK0550 : Old railway cutting near Winkhill Station

near to Winkhill, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Old railway cutting near Winkhill Station
Old railway cutting near Winkhill Station
The former Leek to Waterhouses branch of the North Staffordshire Railway. This had lost its passenger service before Beeching, but contued to serve the quarrying industries until the 1990s. All the track is still in situ, but nature is taking over.
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2007
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Geograph (Second Visitor for SK0550)
Date Taken
Sunday, 3 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 7 June, 2007
Category
Railway (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 054 508 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:3.2981N 1:55.2353W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 055 507
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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