SY6775 : The old track bed of the Weymouth & Portland Railway

taken 9 years ago, near to Wyke Regis, Dorset, Great Britain

The old track bed of the Weymouth & Portland Railway
The old track bed of the Weymouth & Portland Railway
The railway was opened in 1857 and served 3 stations on Portland. The last passenger service was in 1952 and the final train ran in 1965. From then until 1974 the track and Ferrybridge viaduct were removed. The very busy road is on the right.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 6 March, 2008
Category
Railway (dismantled)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 671 751 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:34.4935N 2:27.9078W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 670 753
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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