SX5756 : Railway line at top of Hemerdon Bank

taken 13 years ago, near to Sparkwell, Devon, Great Britain

Railway line at top of  Hemerdon Bank
Railway line at top of Hemerdon Bank
The view shows the line at the top of Hemerdon Bank as it begins its descent towards Plymouth. The gradient marker in the centre of the photograph shows the gradient as 1 in 42, one of the steepest on the UK mainline rail network.
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SX5756, 45 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 23 November, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 23 November, 2007
Category
Railway   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 575 569 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:23.7125N 4:0.3560W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 575 569
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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