SD8073 : The Ribble Valley

taken 7 months ago, near to New Houses, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

The Ribble Valley
The Ribble Valley
Viewed from a passing steam-hauled train on The Dalesman excursion to the Settle-Carlisle line. Pen-y-Ghent is in the distance.
Settle to Carlisle railway line
The Settle to Carlisle Line is a 73 mile long main railway line in northern England. It was constructed in the 1870s. It is generally recognised as one of the most attractive railway lines in the country as it crosses the Yorkshire Dales.
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The Dalesman (charter train)
West Coast Railways operate a summer charter train service between York and Carlisle, called the Dalesman. It is diesel hauled as far as Hellifield (provided with watering facilities for steam locomotives) then steam hauled over the Settle-Carlisle line.
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Date Taken
Monday, 7 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Thursday, 10 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Uplands  Sport, Leisure  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Railways 
Place (from Tags)
New Houses 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 802 732 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:9.2592N 2:18.2803W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 801 731
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Settle-Carlisle Railway  View From a Train  The Dalesman  Pen-Y-Ghent  River Ribble 

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