SK7928 : Old railway embankment

taken 10 years ago, near to Eaton, Leicestershire, Great Britain

Old railway embankment
Old railway embankment
This embankment was constructed to carry the mineral railway across the River Devon valley from the high ground to the west of Eaton. Somewhere ahead is the public footpath which follows the river from Waltham Lane to Eastwell. We had difficulty in finding the official route as it is poorly marked and not maintained with no obvious route across the embankment. This is unusual for Leicestershire where the footpaths and bridleways are clearly way-marked by prominently positioned posts.
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SK7928, 89 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 5 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 7 January, 2008
Category
Embankments   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 791 283 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:50.8325N 0:49.5809W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 791 283
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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