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A road overbridge on the Grantham to Nottingham line.
Railway type and traffic
Predominatley EMT units on Nottingham to Skegness/Norwich .
Freight it limited to a couple of trains per day with Oil traffic and flows to Boston Docks.
Link to Real Time Trains
RTT Link Saxondale
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location so please check the page. This link will take you to what is happening 'around now'. Dates and times can be changed at the top of the page.
A narrow road bridge on a country lane.
From the A46 take the A52 towards Nottingham. Then in about 1/2 a mile there is a turning on the right, shortly after the 50mph signs, signed to Shelford. This is Oatford Lane . A short distance up the lane is a lay by on the right. Park here and continue on foor up the lane to the bridge.Watch out for the speed cameras on this route.Click here to set up your location for directions to this location Saxondale map co-ordinates
There is a small layby to the south of the location.
Nothing at the location.
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin
It might be necessary to adjust the time to suit your visit, this link should open with the current day.
Saxondale general view map
Saxondale close up map
Windows Local Live Link
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The line runs roughly north east to south west. There are clean views in both directions.
General views - All photographs © Stephen Philpott unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking east
Fig 2 - Looking west
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