TQ3838 : East Grinstead Station

taken 4 years ago, near to East Grinstead, West Sussex, Great Britain

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East Grinstead Station
East Grinstead Station
On the first mostly dry and sunny day for some time.
East Grinstead Station
East Grinstead railway station opened in 1882. The station was formerly divided into two levels: the higher level platforms serving the Three Bridges to Tunbridge Wells Central Line, whilst the lower level platforms received services from the Oxted Line 49 km south of London Victoria and the East Grinstead to Lewes Line.
Only the lower level platforms remain open today, the high level having closed in 1967 following the withdrawal of the Three Bridges Line. A third platform has been constructed at the south of the station by the Bluebell Railway, tLinkExternal link rains began running south to Sheffield Park from 23 March 2013.
Oxted Line (London to Uckfield & East Grinstead)
The Oxted Line runs from South Croydon, dividing at Hurst Green, one branch terminating at East Grinstead the other at Uckfield. The latter line was part of the longer Wealden line LinkExternal link .
The line opened in 1884.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 19 January, 2014   (more nearby)
Monday, 20 January, 2014
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Railways 
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway Train 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 388 382 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:7.6031N 0:1.0643W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 387 382
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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