SO6204 : Norchard Station

taken 11 years ago, near to Lydney, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

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Norchard Station
Norchard Station
Norchard is the site of a former colliery and power station (West Gloucestershire Power Station) in the Forest of Dean. The Dean Forest Railway, based at Norchard, runs between Lydney and Parkend in Gloucestershire. Now a heritage railway, the route was once part of the Severn and Wye Railway.
The station has sidings and a shed and is the engineering base of the railway.
There is a free museum, gift shop and café (Plate-Layers Buffet)free car parking, souvenir shop, free museum. The train has just left the high level platform and is bound for Parkend.
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SO6204, 194 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 24 July, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 27 July, 2008
Category
Railway (preserved)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 628 043 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:44.1702N 2:32.3539W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 628 042
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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