NS2983 : A Snowy Helensburgh Upper

taken 1 year ago, near to Helensburgh, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

A Snowy Helensburgh Upper
A Snowy Helensburgh Upper
During the Beast from the East snow storm, the train service was abandoned and as a result the snow had built up.

This picture shows Helensburgh Upper Railway Station during this storm after one snow plough train had been through but as you can see, the snow started building up again.
Helensburgh Upper railway station
Helensburgh Upper is the town's "other" railway station. It is located on Sinclair Street, about one kilometre up the steep hill from the main station in the town (Helensburgh Central) LinkExternal link .

Opened on 7 August 1894 by the West Highland Railway Company, the station is located on the world famous West Highland Line and is in fact now the most southerly station on that route since Craigendoran lost its West Highland Line services. The station lost much of its character when the line was singled, the island platform converted to a single line and the buildings removed.

Services are infrequent, but include a service to and from London Euston by means of the Caledonian Sleeper service.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 3 March, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 2 May, 2018
Geographical Context
Railways  Industry  Air, Sky, Weather 
Place (from Tags)
Helensburgh 
Primary Subject of Photo
Snow  Railway Station  Platform  Railway Infrastructure 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 298 833 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:0.7458N 4:43.8463W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 299 832
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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