NZ2029 : Bishop Auckland Station

taken 57 years ago, near to Bishop Auckland, County Durham, Great Britain

This is 1 of 4 images, with title Bishop Auckland Station in this square
Bishop Auckland Station
Bishop Auckland Station
View westward; important junction with triangular station, closed 6/6/86 and replaced by a terminal platform just for the service from Darlington. Lines used to run eastward to Stockton via Simpasture and Stillington (goods only, closed 22/6/83), southward to Barnard Castle (closed 18/6/62) and Ferryhill via Spennymoor (closed to Spennymoor 4/12/39, Ferryhill 31/3/52 (goods 2/5/66); westwards to Wearhead (closed to passengers 29/6/53, to Etherley 3/65), goods (to Eastgate) 1992, northwards to Consett and Newcastle via Swalwell (passengers until 5/39, cut back to Tow Law 11/6/56, then Crook (8/3/65), and to Durham via Relly Mill Junction (closed to passengers 4/5/64, goods 5/8/68).
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Ben Brooksbank and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NZ2029, 96 images   (more nearby search)
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
10 May 1965   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 April, 2010
Category
Railway station   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 208 291 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:39.4371N 1:40.6908W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 208 291
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph · First in 5 Years (TPoint) (about)
This page has been viewed about 293 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
thumbs up icon
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register