2009

NZ6621 : Cliff Railway, Saltburn-by-the-Sea

taken 15 years ago, near to Saltburn-by-The-Sea, Redcar And Cleveland, England

Cliff Railway, Saltburn-by-the-Sea.
Cliff Railway, Saltburn-by-the-Sea.
Saltburn-by-the-Sea is a seaside resort in the borough of Redcar and Cleveland. Founded in 1861 by the entrepreneur Henry Pease, the town sports the most splendid Victorian architecture, one representative being this fine cliff railway (1884), the oldest remaining waterbalance example in Britain (height of the lift is 120 ft, length of the track is 207 ft). Refurbished with stained glass windows, the railway links Saltburn pier with the town.

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NZ6621, 666 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Gerald Massey   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 10 August, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 6 September, 2009
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 665 215 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.0813N 0:58.3068W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 666 217
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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