NZ2162 : Train leaving Metrocentre station

taken 7 years ago, near to Whickham, Gateshead, Great Britain

Train leaving Metrocentre station
Train leaving Metrocentre station
The Metrocentre, opened in the 1980s, is a large out-of-town shopping centre. Although it was built to be easily accessible by car, it is also next to a railway line, and a new station was built so that trains could serve the centre. In this image, a 2-car diesel unit is heading away from Metrocentre station.

As well as shops, there are also leisure venues at the Metrocentre such as the Odeon cinema in the background.
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NZ2162, 52 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 27 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 30 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Railways 
Place (from Tags)
Tyneside  Metrocentre 
Near (from Tags)
Gateshead 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2143 6276 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:57.5412N 1:40.0124W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2152 6276
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Railway Line  Railway Tracks  Railway Train  Diesel Multiple Unit  Diesel Train 

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