2005

NT9529 : Weighbridge & House at Former Akeld Station

taken 19 years ago, near to Akeld, Northumberland, England

Weighbridge & House at Former Akeld Station
Weighbridge & House at Former Akeld Station
Goods arriving at Akeld station were weighed in on the weighbridge by the gate shown in this view. The cast iron weighing platform is visible beside the weighing house. Just before the first world war the station handled about 800 tons of barley and 14 wagons of livestock per year.

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Category: Weighbridge
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · House [10] · Station Platform [7] Other Photos: · View over Akeld from the south ·
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NT9529, 46 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Nigel Stickells   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 5 September, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 12 January, 2007
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 957 299 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:33.7656N 2:4.1841W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 957 299
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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