SO7038 : Site of Ledbury Junction

taken 10 years ago, near to Ledbury, Herefordshire, Great Britain

Site of Ledbury Junction
Site of Ledbury Junction
A branch line from Ledbury to Gloucester used to leave the main Hereford line on the left immediately beyond the road bridge at the platform ends. The embankment can still just be seen. The line was a classic country branch, moribund by the 1930s and propped up latterly by post-war restrictions on travel. It was finally put out of its misery in July 1959, failing to survive even until the Beeching era.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 2 September, 2008   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 2 September, 2008
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 707 386 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:2.7118N 2:25.6566W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 708 386
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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