NZ2722 : Heighington railway station, County Durham

taken 10 years ago, near to Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, Great Britain

Heighington railway station, County Durham
Heighington railway station, County Durham
Opened in 1825 by the Stockton & Darlington Railway, this was apparently where the first steam locomotive, "Locomotion Number 1" was put on the rails for the first time. The brown building to the right in the trees was formerly part of the station and at the time this image was taken, was the "Locomotion Number 1" pub.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 21 April, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 31 December, 2012
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  Suburb, Urban fringe  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2711 2253 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.8337N 1:34.9150W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2712 2247
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Railway Station  North Eastern Railway  Train Station 

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