NY7308 : Rail crash site interpreted, Smardale

taken 8 years ago, near to Smardale, Cumbria, Great Britain

Rail crash site interpreted, Smardale
Rail crash site interpreted, Smardale
The site of a derailment in May 1955 LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) . This section, once part of the route for Durham coal trains going to the Barrow in Furness steelworks, is now a pleasant walk in a Cumbria Wildlife Trust site.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 4 March, 2014   (more nearby)
Sunday, 9 March, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Paths  Railways 
Path (from Tags)
Embankment (from Tags)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7374 0818 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:28.0982N 2:24.4004W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7372 0818
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Other Tags
Former Railway Route  Former Railway Walk  Footpath  Stainmore Line  Derailment  Wildlife Trust  Coppiced Tree 

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