SE1416 : Huddersfield Station from Westgate Bridge

taken 17 days ago, near to Huddersfield, Kirklees, Great Britain

Huddersfield Station from Westgate Bridge
Huddersfield Station from Westgate Bridge
I have caught many trains from here over the years. Most memorable was probably a midnight departure on a locomotive hauled train that eventually got to Oban for the school's biology field trip to Vatersay in the Outer Hebrides. The bay platform right foreground usually contained an 08 diesel shunter with the engine running. I'm not sure I ever saw it move. The huge warehouse on the left has a hydraulic wagon lift in the structure at its far corner.
I have a book Huddersfield - A Most Handsome Town. I agree although not everybody is as kind.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 2 November, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 7 November, 2017
Geographical Context
Railways 
Place (from Tags)
Huddersfield 
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway Station 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1430 1687 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:38.8885N 1:47.1088W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1426 1674
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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