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Written by Tony Rispoli - 19 Mar 2013
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Location notes
A small station on the Reading to Baisingstoke line.
Railway type and traffic
FGW: Class 165 DMUs on the half hourly stopping service
AXC: Voyagers

Freightliner: Plentiful class 66 & 70 hauled Container Trains on workings to and from Southampton.
DBS: Class 66 & Class 67 hauled departmental & engineers trains as well as E.C.S moves of charter stock which is based at Eastleigh Depot.
Link to Real Time Trains
RTT Link Mortimer Station
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A very quiet station, near a small village.
Road directions
From the M11, junction 11. Head south on the A33 and turn right towards Mortimer and Grazeley at the traffic lights. Continue along this road for about 3 and a quater miles and you enter Mortimer Village and come to a mini roundabout. Turn left, over the little bridge, and the station car park is just on the right.

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Mortimer Station map co-ordinates
There is a small lay by with room for a couple of cars.
Public transport
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Mortimer has some shops, take aways and few pubs.
Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
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Mortimer Station

Googly map
Streetmap links
Mortimer Station general view map
Mortimer Station close up map

Windows Local Live Link - image quality may vary
Mortimer Station

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Photographic notes
You can shoot in both directions, the C.I.S gives plenty of advance warning of when trains are coming.
To the north is a bridge which will require a zoom lens to get through this, which will also emphasise the curve entering the station area.

General views - All photographs © Tony Rispoli unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking south

Fig 1 - Looking south

Fig 2 - Looking north

Fig 2 - Looking north

Note the bridge arch in the top right corner.

Fig 3 - Looking north

Fig 3 - Looking north

Fig 4 - Looking north

Fig 4 - Looking north

Fig 5 - Looking south

Fig 5 - Looking south

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