EPW048649 ENGLAND (1935). Radcliffe New Station, adjacent goods station and environs, Radcliffe, 1935

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Details

Title [EPW048649] Radcliffe New Station, adjacent goods station and environs, Radcliffe, 1935
Reference EPW048649
Date July-1935
Link
Place name RADCLIFFE
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 378768, 407608
Longitude / Latitude -2.3206018678625, 53.56441383578
National Grid Reference SD788076

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This railway line was still open in 1983. All the others in this shot had been dismantled by this date

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:37:50 PM

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:36:09 PM

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:35:37 PM
Station Works (Engineering)

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:35:15 PM

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:34:39 PM
St Mary's Roman Catholic Church

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:33:35 PM

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:32:48 PM
Bridgefield Street

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:31:41 PM
Howarth Street

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:31:19 PM
Albert Iron Works

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:30:40 PM
A rather antiquated-looking steam locomotive. (Can't make out the cab).

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:29:34 PM
Appears to be a generating station - or similar - for the electrified railway?

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:28:27 PM
Transformer and rectifying sub station for the 1200 volt DC supply. This high voltage was only ever used on this branch line.

John Wass
Saturday 13th of September 2014 08:24:25 PM
Manchester Bolton & Bury Canal

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:27:16 PM
This goods shed appeared on the 1929 OS map but had disappeared by 1937

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:24:41 PM
Albert Iron Works

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:22:35 PM
Globe Iron Works

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:22:16 PM
Appears to be an electric multiple unit (EMU) powered via third rail.

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:20:47 PM
Not any old "third rail" but a 1200 volt DC side contact third rail.

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Saturday 13th of September 2014 08:21:37 PM
Lower quadrant signalling

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:19:29 PM
Cricket ground in 1937

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:18:42 PM
Rigg Bross. L & Y. Carting Agents. L&Y presumably stands for the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway, absorbed into the LMS in 1923

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:17:22 PM
Spring Lane. Tramway route

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:15:43 PM
Radcliffe West Fork

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:14:15 PM
Radcliffe East Fork

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:13:56 PM
Horse-drawn transport

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:11:23 PM

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:09:01 PM

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Friday 24th of May 2013 12:08:24 PM