SD8789 : Hawes Station

taken 1 year ago, near to Hawes, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

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Hawes Station
Hawes Station
A train on a very short length of track, it is hoped one day to reopen the whole line. The station was an end on junction between the Midland Railway and North Eastern Railway and provided a through route between what are now known as the Settle and Carlisle and East Coast lines. I expect export of agricultural produce and quarried stone were the main earners. Now tourism is the economic driver for possible reopening of the full route.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 16 October, 2016   (more nearby)
Friday, 4 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Railways  Derelict, Disused 
Railway (from Tags)
Midland Railway  North Eastern Railway 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8749 8985 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:18.2460N 2:11.6249W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8747 8986
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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