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This location is west of Chippenham Wiltshire and is the second road bridge west of the disused cord of Thingley Junction.
Railway type and traffic
This is the Great Western main line from Paddington to the Wales and the West. Plenty of HSTs and freight with a sprinkling of DMUs.
Very rural, farming country.
The location is off the main A4 west of Chippenham or the A350. It can be accessed from the A350 taking the turn for Notton then heading for Thingley. These are unclasified roads.Click here to set up your location for directions to this location Thingley map co-ordinates
Park by the road. No problems.
Couple of farmhouse Bed and Breakfasts in the area or accommodation can be found in Chippenham.
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin
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Thingley general view map
Thingley close up map
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The line curves here so by moving to the other bridges in the area a days photography can be had for both directions. Good place to play with all your lenses.
General views - All photographs © Ken Brunt unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking north
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