SD6102 : LNWR route to Wigan

taken 14 years ago, near to Abram, Wigan, England

LNWR route to Wigan
LNWR route to Wigan
The London & North Western Railway (LNWR) opened its Wigan to Manchester line via Atherton and Tyldesley in 1864. The line closed as a through route in 1969. A connection was made with the Great Central line (1884-1967) to Wigan Central station at Bickershaw Junction / Strangeways East Junction.

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SD6102, 18 images   (more nearby 🔍)
David Ashcroft   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 6 March, 2010   (more nearby)
Saturday, 6 March, 2010
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 614 029 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:31.3293N 2:34.9753W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 616 029
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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