SZ5881 : Shanklin Station

taken 11 years ago, near to Shanklin, Isle of Wight, Great Britain

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Shanklin Station
Shanklin Station
Built as the original terminus in 1864 it was extended to Ventnor two years later then saw through trains for the next 100 years before the Beeching axe closed the extension returning Shanklin to its original terminus status. The Island Line uses former London Underground stock partly through cheapness and partly due to the low tunnel between Ryde Esplanade and Ryde St Johns Road,
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Date Taken
Saturday, 28 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Sunday, 29 July, 2007
Railway station   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 580 819 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:38.0346N 1:10.7985W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 581 819
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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