NZ1556 : Track near Lintz Green Station

taken 1 year ago, near to Burnopfield, County Durham, England

Track near Lintz Green Station
Track near Lintz Green Station
This is the route of the Derwent Walk path which follows the trackbed of the former Consett Branch railway from Swalwell to Shotley Bridge and Consett. North of Lintz Green Station the gardens of Station Cottages have been extended over the railway trackbed necessitating an 85m (90 yard) westwards deviation.
Derwent Walk

The Derwent Valley Railway from Blaydon to Consett operated from 1867 to 1953. It has now been converted into a popular walking and cycling path, part of National Cycle Network, route 14. There is an ongoing proposal that the railway might be reinstated.

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Geographical Context: Paths Village, Rural settlement Roads, Road transport Primary Subject: Track other tags: Derwent Walk Path Path and Cycleway Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
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NZ1556, 40 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Adrian Taylor   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 16 April, 2023   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 18 April, 2023
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 1517 5682 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:54.3523N 1:45.8965W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 15109 56779
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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