TF0306 : Stamford East Station once

taken 7 years ago, near to Stamford, Lincolnshire, England

Stamford East Station once
Stamford East Station once
Stamford's other station, built by the Midland Railway, survives, served hourly by Birmingham-Stansted trains, but Stamford East, terminus of the Great Northern Railway branch line from Essendine, closed in 1959. The fine Victorian-Elizabethan station house remains, but the platforms and goods yard are now occupied by a rather crass collection of yellow-brick flats, which include the Grade II listed goods warehouse (behind the camera). On the left of the picture, on the corner of Station Road and Water Street, is the former Great Northern Hotel.

Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright John Sutton and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts Housing, Dwellings Suburb, Urban fringe Railways Season: Winter Place: Stamford other tags: Great Northern Railway Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Houses in Stamford [87] · Water Street [45] · Stamford Station [36] Other Photos: · Sharp bend on Water Street, Stamford ·
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 more Large scale mapping
Grid Square
TF0306, 720 images   (more nearby 🔍)
John Sutton   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 7 February, 2017   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 8 February, 2017
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 0345 0690 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:38.9986N 0:28.3368W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 0347 0690
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
Clickable map
W Go E
Image Type (about): geograph 
This page has been viewed about 94 times
You are not logged in login | register