TQ5359 : Otford station

taken 8 years ago, near to Otford, Kent, Great Britain

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Otford station
Otford station
The Swanley to Sevenoaks Bat & Ball line via Otford was opened on 2nd June 1862 by the London, Chatham & Dover Railway Company (LCDR). The line from Otford to Maidstone East was opened by the LCDR on 1st June 1874, and on 1st July 1884, the line was extended eastwards to Ashford. Electric services between Bickley and Sevenoaks were introduced on 6th January 1935. The station buildings are on the up platform from which this photograph was taken. Trains to and from Maidstone East and Ashford International do not stop between Swanley and Otford. The lines to Sevenoaks and to Maidstone East diverge immediately south of the M26.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 February, 2013   (more nearby)
Monday, 18 February, 2013
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 5325 5932 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:18.7417N 0:11.8475E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 5323 5935
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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