SJ4411 : Old railway bridge abutment

taken 10 years ago, near to Cruckton, Shropshire, Great Britain

Old railway bridge abutment
Old railway bridge abutment
Not much remains of the old railway embankment on this side of the road. The railway was used for transport of munitions during the war.

Known as "the Potts" the line was built in 1866 closing in 1880. It reopened as the Shropshire and Montgomeryshire Light Railway in 1911. Passenger services ceased in 1933 and the line finally closed in 1962.
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SJ4411, 6 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 7 July, 2007
Category
Railway (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 440 113 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:41.7884N 2:49.7685W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 440 112
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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