NZ3556 : South Hylton Metro station, Tyne & Wear

taken 11 years ago, near to South Hylton, Sunderland, Great Britain

South Hylton Metro station, Tyne & Wear
South Hylton Metro station, Tyne & Wear
Opened in 2002 by the Tyne and Wear Metro as the terminus of the line from Sunderland. The original railway on which the Metro was built dates back to 1852, and was the North Eastern Railway line from Durham to Sunderland.
View north east towards Pallion and Sunderland. The old Hylton station was immediately behind the camera position. It closed to passengers in 1964.
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Date Taken
Friday, 10 April, 2009   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 22 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  Suburb, Urban fringe  Railways 
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway Station 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3550 5676 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:54.2583N 1:26.8739W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3546 5671
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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London & North Eastern Railway  North Eastern Railway  Metro Station 

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