TQ2081 : Acton Main Line station in snow

taken 21 days ago, near to Acton, Ealing, Great Britain

Acton Main Line station in snow
Acton Main Line station in snow
On a day of substantial travel disruption because of snow and iced points the train just leaving to Paddington is on time. The man walking down the platform is the only member of staff at the station - the ticket office is closed. Although this train was on time, my Geograph member friends on it were much delayed travelling to Torquay, were diverted through Bristol, held up outside Bristol because points were iced up, then couldn't go beyond Exeter because the line at Dawlish was closed, spent the night in a hotel in Exeter, got home almost 24 hours after leaving Acton.
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Date Taken
Friday, 2 March, 2018   (more nearby)
Sunday, 4 March, 2018
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Railways 
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway Station 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2035 8123 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.0308N 0:16.0140W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2032 8122
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Snow  GWR Main Line 

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