SK4944 : Kimberley: once the goods yard

taken 16 days ago, near to Kimberley, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Kimberley: once the goods yard
Kimberley: once the goods yard
This street is The Sidings, built on where the goods yard of Kimberley East station once was. A large wooden goods shed survived for a number of years after the Nottingham Victoria to Derby Friargate line closed (to passengers on 7 September 1964 and to goods on 2 November of that year). The line was built by the Great Northern Railway in the 1870s, chiefly to serve the Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire collieries. The view is from the footbridge (now renewed) which crossed the railway.
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Date Taken
Friday, 8 September, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 10 September, 2017
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  City, Town centre  Railways  Derelict, Disused 
Place (from Tags)
Nottinghamshire  Kimberley 
Railway (from Tags)
Great Northern Railway 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4996 4486 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:59.9244N 1:15.4225W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4991 4483
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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