SU5885 : Cable on the Far side

taken 6 years ago, near to Cholsey, Oxfordshire, Great Britain

Cable on the Far side
Cable on the Far side
The cable which is used for the electrification of the GWR hanging on a temporary point on the gantry near Cholsey Station
Great Western Main Line Electrification

Network Rail is modernising the Great Western Main Line at the cost of 5 billion pounds. The work started in 2010 and is due to finish in 2017. It will entail the replacement of the ageing rolling stock with new electric trains. The section between Reading & Didcot is due to be used as the test line when it is finished.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 12 May, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 20 June, 2016
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Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Railways  Construction, Development 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 5847 8597 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:34.1747N 1:9.4665W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SU 5848 8598
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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