ST8268 : Box Tunnel, Box

taken 10 years ago, near to Box, Wiltshire, Great Britain

This is 1 of 7 images, with title starting with Box Tunnel in this square
Box Tunnel, Box
Box Tunnel, Box
The west entrance, built in 1837-41 by the prolific Brunel. It has a degree of architectural pretension. The listing records that between 1,200 and 4,000 unrecorded men laboured to build the longest tunnel (3km) on the Great Western Railway. Grade II* listed.
Closer view: ST8268 : Box Tunnel West Portal.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Stephen Richards and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
ST8268, 68 images   (more nearby search)
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 25 May, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 31 January, 2014
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 8292 6890 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:25.1312N 2:14.8206W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 8280 6889
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Georgian Architecture  Listed Building 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 97 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
thumbs up icon
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register