Bourne to Saxby : Bridge #28
Bridge 28 provided for the railway line to cross the road which goes between Castle Bytham, past Morkery Wood, and onto the A1 and South Witham. It’s located at OS Grid Reference SK956194. Images captured on Friday 29 May 2020 …
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Bourne to Saxby : Bridge #37
Bridge 37 provided for the road into the south of Castle Bytham to cross the line adjacent to Castle Bytham Station. It’s located at OS Grid Reference SK990181. Images captured on Saturday 16 May 2020 ...
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Bourne to Saxby : Between Culvert 21 and Bridge 20

A footpath runs alongside the southern edge of the embankment which carried the line between Culvert 21 and Bridge 20 (Thistleton Lane, South Witham) on the edge of South Witham.  On the northern side of the embankment at this point there is now housing but the southern edge remains open to fields.  Above Culvert 21, […]

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Bourne to Saxby : Bridge #20

Bridge 20 carried the railway line over Thistleton Lane, the minor road between South Witham and Thistleton, in South Witham. It’s located at OS Grid Reference SK924189.   Images captured Wednesday 29 April 2020 …  

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Bourne to Saxby : Culvert #21
Culvert 21 provided for a tributary of the infant River Witham to flow under the embankment which carried the railway line past the village of South Witham. It's located at OS Grid Reference SK927190.  Images captured on Tuesday 28 April 2020 ...
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Railway Station Request Stops – 2018/2019

In April 2020 Geoff from All the Stations released a graphic showing all of the railway stations in Great Britain which are Request Stops, all or some of the time, based on the Office of Rail and Road “Estimates of Station Useage 2018/19“.  I have currently visited 16 of the 137 stations included, 10 in […]

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Least Used Stations 2018/2019

Geoff from All the Stations has just produced a useful map of the UK showing all of the least used stations by, essentially, county. The list for the period April 2018 to March 2019 is as follows … ENGLAND Acklington – Northumberland Betchworth – Surrey Beaulieu Road – Hampshire Bordesley – West Midlands Bottesford – […]

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Cumbrian Coast Line

With a few days spare at the beginning of March 2020 I headed to Cumbria with the intention of walking between some of the Railway Stations on the Cumbrian Coast Line and, at the same time ‘ticking-off’ a few more stations on the mission to visit every station in the UK.  At the end of […]

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