SE6130 : Brayton Junction

taken 21 days ago, near to Brayton, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Brayton Junction
Brayton Junction
The main line was formerly the East Coast Main Line.

The branch was a connecting curve to a line bypassing Selby that was built as late as 1912 for coal traffic to Goole and Hull. It was later truncated to serve as a siding to a ballast tip at Barlow and is now simply a short stub to a Network Rail maintenance yard.
East Coast Main Line
The East Coast Main Line is a 393 mile long high speed electrified railway between London and Edinburgh, via Peterborough, Doncaster, York and Newcastle. It was constructed between 1846 & 1871 by several different rail companies.
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SE6130, 45 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 28 December, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 3 January, 2019
Geographical Context
Railways 
Railway (from Tags)
East Coast Main Line 
Former (from Tags)
Railway Junction 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 6115 3010 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:45.8203N 1:4.4315W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 6119 3027
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Railway Sidings 

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