TQ8085 : A C2C train approaching a foot crossing

taken 1 year ago, near to Hadleigh, Essex, Great Britain

A C2C train approaching a foot crossing
A C2C train approaching a foot crossing
The construction of the London, Tilbury & Southend Railway was authorised by Parliament on 17th June 1852 and extended in stages. The section here from Horndon to Leigh-on-Sea opened on 1st July 1855. The line reached Southend on 1st March 1856 and finally to Shoeburyness in 1884.

This is the view from the foot crossing just south of Hadleigh Castle seen at LinkExternal link This looks in the direction of Benfleet with a Shoeburyness bound train about to pass over the crossing.
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TQ8085, 55 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 9 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 11 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Railways  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 8017 8567 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.4701N 0:35.8023E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 8029 8569
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Railway Foot Crossing  Train 

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