SK7927 : Looking towards Eaton

taken 10 years ago, near to Goadby Marwood, Leicestershire, Great Britain

Looking towards Eaton
Looking towards Eaton
From SK7926 : Bridge in a field there is a good view of the Eaton iron ore branch line. Operated by the Great Northern Railway company this network of mineral railways criss-crossed this part of north east Leicestershire serving a thriving iron ore industry. Now the countryside is peaceful with only the embankments, cuttings and occasional buildings and bridges remaining as a testament to an industrial past.
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SK7927, 40 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 18 February, 2008
Category
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 794 272 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:50.2094N 0:49.2948W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 796 269
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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