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Written by James Power - 28 Apr 2016
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Location notes
The location is a new station on the Coventry - Nuneaton line outside of Nuneaton.
Railway type and traffic
The passenger service is a London Midland Class 153 DMU which provides the hourly Coventry - Nuneaton service.
Freight traffic consists of mainly freightliner and intermodal traffic with automotive trains and an engineers service from Westbury - Bescot which normally produces a Colas Class 70. On the odd occasion you will get rail tours along the line too.
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RTT Link Bermuda Park
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Environment
The environment is on the edge of the Bermuda Park Industrial Estate, whilst it is quite busy during the day, although it's not an ideal place to come to after dark.
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Bermuda Park map co-ordinates
Parking
There is car parking spaces on St. Georges Way adjacent to the station as well as Bermuda Park.
Public transport
An hourly passenger train service operates between Coventry and Nuneaton. If coming by bus, Stagecoach provides a very frequent service on their routes between Nuneaton and Bedworth. Ask the bus driver for the Griff Island (the big traffic island), then walk to the location, walking should take about 10 minutes.

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Amenities
Nuneaton Town Centre is a short drive or bus ride away, or a couple of minutes on the train. Or there's a McDonald's, KFC and Subway on the other part of Bermuda Park across the A444., which provide ample car park spaces and toilets.
Accommodation
The nearest place to stay is Days Inn on Bermuda Industrial Estate.
Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
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Bermuda Park

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Bermuda Park general view map
Bermuda Park close up map

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Photographic notes
When the sun is out, the Southbound shot is preferred from about 13:00 onwards, although the Northbound shot is OK once the sun goes over. Of course if it's cloudy then any angle is doable.
As for video's, the noise disruption from the estate is minimal as there's mainly offices and a Cash & Carry - which is set back - in the immediate area.


General views - All photographs © James Power unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking south


Fig 1 - Looking south

Standing on Platform 2, a train going towards Nuneaton.

Fig 2 - Looking north


Fig 2 - Looking north

Standing on Platform 1, a service heads towards Coventry.

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