SK6429 : Down platform building, Widmerpool station

taken 7 years ago, near to Widmerpool, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Down platform building, Widmerpool station
Down platform building, Widmerpool station
The sadly derelict down platform building of Widmerpool station. This station closed to passengers in 1949, and the line closed completely in 1968.
This section of the former Midland Railway main line between Nottingham and London is now used as a test track by Alsthom, evidenced by the catenary glimpsed at the top of the picture.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Village, Rural settlement  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 6475 2917 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:51.3683N 1:2.3895W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 64785 29170
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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