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A footbridge across the East Coast Main Line at the site of the former Three Counties Railway Station, south of Arlesey Station.
Railway type and traffic
There is regular First Capital Connect, East Coast, First Hull Trains and Grand Central services with some freight operated by Freightliner, DB Schenker, GBRf - and the occasional charters.
Link to Real Time Trains
RTT Link Arlesey, Former Three Counties Station This link should be close to the location, but may not be the actual 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 very quiet footbridge, there is a children's nursery nearby and a bus depot up the road.
Leave the A507 and head into Arlesey. On entering the village take the first left into House Lane and at the end of House Lane bear left into High Street. Keep heading south into the village, take Station Road and you will arrive at the footbridge.
Arlesey village has a couple of small local stores.
Stevenage is nearby, there is also a service station nearby on the A1 at Baldock.
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.
Arlesey, Former Three Counties Station
Line runs straight for a fair distance in each direction, virtually north/south. Excellent view to the south from the bridge, however to the north is slightly obstructed by nearby road bridge. Up (southbound) side steps face south, Down (northbound) side face north.
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