TQ9762 : Level crossing near Faversham

taken 6 years ago, 3 km from Ospringe, Kent, Great Britain

Level crossing near Faversham
Level crossing near Faversham
This level crossing carries the main line from London to Faversham and beyond across a country lane. The lights are flashing and the barriers are down, indicating that a train is due.

The road forms part of National Cycle Network route 1, which stretches from Dover to John o'Groats.
The National Cycle Network
The National Cycle Network is a network of cycle routes. It was created by the charity Sustrans LinkExternal link (Sustainable Transport), aided by a National Lottery grant.

Many routes aim to minimise contact with motor traffic, though 70% of them are on roads.[2] In some cases the NCN uses pedestrian routes, disused railways, minor roads, canal towpaths, or traffic-calmed routes in towns and cities.
National Cycle Network Route 1
National Route 1 of the National Cycle Network is a long distance cycle route connecting Dover and the Shetland Islands mainly via the east coast of England and Scotland. The route is all signed and open except between London and Woodbridge (in Suffolk) and between Whitby and Staithes (in Yorkshire).
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TQ9762, 43 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 26 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 27 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  Railways 
Railway Line (from Tags)
Level Crossing 
County (from Tags)
Kent 
Near (from Tags)
Faversham 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 9788 6202 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:19.3713N 0:50.3137E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 9790 6203
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Level Crossing  Level-Crossing  Level Crossing Barrier  Level Crossing Warning Lights  Level Crossing Barriers 

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