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A road bridge on the Eastern Side of Poppleton Station near York.
Railway type and traffic
The 'Harrogate loop' line usually carries mainly DMU traffic.
The bridge is on a busy road (A1237) and you will have to park just off the roundabout near the Travel Inn as you cannot park on the bridge although there is a small lay-by on the Harrogate side of the bridge.
Travel from the North on the A19 into York. At the Park and Ride turn off turn right and follow the A1237 to Harrogate. The bridge is about half a mile from there.Click here to set up your location for directions to this location Poppleton map co-ordinates
There is a small lay-by on the Harrogate side of the bridge. If this is unavailable then you will have to park just off the roundabout near the Travel Inn as you cannot park on the bridge.
There is a pub at the Travel Inn.
There is a Travel Inn opposite the location.
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin
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Poppleton general view map
Poppleton close up map
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The line runs east to west so it is a facing west morning or facing east afternoon shot to get the sun on the nose.
Given the road bridge nature of the location video sound recording will be hampered by passing traffic.
General views - All photographs © Tim Rogers unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking west
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