SO9233 : Ashchurch Station, 1957

taken 64 years ago, near to Ashchurch, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Ashchurch Station, 1957
Ashchurch Station, 1957
View northward from A438 road bridge. Main line Birmingham - Bristol straight ahead, with the 08.06 Sheffield - Gloucester express (hauled by a Class 5 4-6-0) approaching. On right, the line to Evesham etc. (also the MoD Depot), with a GWR 2-8-0 waiting on a southbound freight. On left, the line to Tewkesbury and Malvern, with Ashchurch Junction signalbox in the V of the Up main and branch platforms. In foreground the new Ashchurch Junction signalbox is under construction - but will not be opened for another year and will last only until February 1969.
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Date Taken
25 May 1957   (more nearby)
Saturday, 6 March, 2010
Railway station with train   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 926 332 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:59.8694N 2:6.5342W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 926 332
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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