NZ9208 : Railway carriages at former Hawsker railway station

taken 3 years ago, near to Hawsker, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Railway carriages at former Hawsker railway station
Railway carriages at former Hawsker railway station
On the right is the Cinder Track, the route of the former Scarborough & Whitby Railway.
Hawsker was a railway station on the Scarborough & Whitby Railway. It opened on 16 July 1885, and served the villages of High Hawsker, Low Hawsker and Stainsacre. The station closed to passengers on 6 March 1965.
The station is now the headquarters of Trailways Cycle Hire and has old railway carriages used as holiday accommodation.
Old Scarborough to Whitby line

The railway line between Scarborough and Whitby was opened in 1885 and was very popular with holiday makers. It opened up the North Yorkshire coastline to tourists. It was closed in 1965. The route now is a cinder track and forms part of National cycleway 1 (Dover to John O' Groats). It is also a popular walking trail. A full history of the line can be read at LinkExternal link

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NZ9208, 69 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 10 August, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 28 August, 2019
Geographical Context
Paths  Railways 
Former (from Tags)
Railway Line  Railway Station 
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway Carriage 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 921 080 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:27.5632N 0:34.7723W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 921 080
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Cycleway and Footpath  Railway Carriages 

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