1997

NY9270 : Former station at Humshaugh, 1997

taken 27 years ago, near to Low Brunton, Northumberland, England

Former station at Humshaugh, 1997
Former station at Humshaugh, 1997
View from the A6320 Low Brunton - Bellingham road, close to its bridge over the River North Tyne at Chollerford, also to the remains of the bridge on the Roman Wall at Chesters milecastle. The station remains, well preserved in private hands. It was on the ex-NBR Border Counties line, the view being towards Bellingham, Reedsmouth and Riccarton Junction. The station closed to passengers 11/10/56, when the Newcastle - Hexham - Riccarton Junction service ceased, but goods continued until 1/9/58 (11/11/63 between Bellingham and Reedsmouth).

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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts Roads, Road transport Railways other tags: Former Station NBR Border Counties Line Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · River North Tyne [8] · Low Brunton [6] · Station [4] · Riccarton Junction [2] ·
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NY9270, 36 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Ben Brooksbank   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 6 July, 1997   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 12 October, 2013
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 920 704 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:1.7270N 2:7.5915W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 919 704
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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