NZ2749 : Southburn Dene railway viaduct, 1968

taken 53 years ago, near to Plawsworth, County Durham, Great Britain

Southburn Dene railway viaduct, 1968
Southburn Dene railway viaduct, 1968
A service crosses the viaduct south of Chester-le-Street, spanning Southburn Dene just north of the railway bridge shown in Link . That looks like a Sulzer type 4 locomotive. The 8-arched viaduct dates from 1868 LinkExternal link ; the stone plinths can be seen below. The dene is more wooded these days. The South Burn joins the Wear less than a kilometre away, to the left.
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NZ2749, 13 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
1 May 1968   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 26 January, 2013
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Railways  Woodland, Forest 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 271 498 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:50.5372N 1:34.7727W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 271 498
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Railway Viaduct  Listed Structure  Railway Train  Wooded Valley  Locomotive  Black and White  Monochrome 

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