SO6268 : Relics of bygone transport

taken 5 years ago, near to Rochford, Worcestershire, Great Britain

Relics of bygone transport
Relics of bygone transport
To the left of the picture can be seen part of the embankment of the railway which ran along the Teme valley, linking Woofferton to Bewdley.
On the right, the level at the base of the woodland is the line of the former Leominster Canal, much of whose line was later used for the railway. At this point it hugs the contours of the side valley to avoid the construction of an embankment. The railway was not so fussy!.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 27 April, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 4 May, 2016
Geographical Context
Railways  Derelict, Disused  Canals 
Former (from Tags)
Railway Embankment  Canal 
Canal (from Tags)
Kington and Leominster 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 627 689 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:19.0158N 2:32.8903W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 628 690
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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