EAW009386 ENGLAND (1947). York Racecourse, York, from the south-west, 1947

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Title [EAW009386] York Racecourse, York, from the south-west, 1947
Reference EAW009386
Date 18-August-1947
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Place name YORK
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 458811, 448310
Longitude / Latitude -1.1042613423103, 53.92737721222
National Grid Reference SE588483

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Yorks first railway station, when the ECML was built and the new station took over, this one became as a depot for the signal department.

John Wass
Saturday 12th of December 2020 02:52:45 PM
Location of the 2ndWW HAA Gun Battery at the racecourse, designation number H3/ (GDA York).

redmist
Tuesday 26th of November 2019 07:41:45 PM
2ndWW Prisoner of War Camp (Italian)

redmist
Tuesday 26th of November 2019 07:24:00 PM
2ndWW AA searchlight emplacement

redmist
Monday 25th of November 2019 07:29:08 PM
Klonne Gas-holder (built late 1920s) by 1947 has been painted white again after being in war-time camouflage for the previous few years

Tegels
Wednesday 6th of August 2014 05:10:29 PM
Additional comment: Though it looks white, it was possibly painted light blue like the Battersea MAN gasholder was. In some lighting conditions, Battersea definitely looked white, so ...

Tegels
Wednesday 12th of November 2014 02:46:59 PM
L.N.E.R line from the south (East Coast mainline) joins the L.M.S one from Leeds. Nowadays this line is no more as it has been diverted to join the Leeds line south of Selby to avoid the new coal fields.

John Wass
Tuesday 15th of July 2014 03:33:27 PM
railway station

sirdouglas
Saturday 12th of April 2014 02:16:12 PM