SE2904 : Silkstone Tunnels closed

taken 10 months ago, near to Silkstone Common, Barnsley, Great Britain

Silkstone Tunnels closed
Silkstone Tunnels closed
This was once one of the steepest gradients on a British railway. The noise of four locomotives getting a loaded coal train up the bank to Penistone must have been terrific. The line closed in 1981.
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Date Taken
Friday, 29 September, 2017   (more nearby)
Monday, 2 October, 2017
Geographical Context
Paths  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 2919 0407 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:31.9488N 1:33.6654W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 2920 0407
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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