SD4262 : False silo

taken 10 years ago, near to Heysham, Lancashire, Great Britain

False silo
False silo
The silo houses a mobile phone base station. Someone obviously believes this is more aesthetic than a mast.
The railway line was originally double track and was used as a test bed for AC overhead electrification. It closed to passengers in 1966, but now carries 2 return trains a day to Heysham for the Isle of Man ferry. It also serves Heysham power station.
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SD4262, 17 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 12 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 16 February, 2008
Category
Telecommunications mast   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 425 623 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:3.2223N 2:52.7701W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 424 622
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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