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Written by Marcus Dawson - 30 Oct 2003
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Location notes
About a mile outside of Euston the location is the top of a long 1/100 climb out of the West Coast Main Lines London terminus.
Railway type and traffic
Mostly passenger traffic comes past but there is the occasional mail train.
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RTT Link Camden Bank
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Environment
Thsi location is in the goods inwards bay of the local Safeways. It is best to park your car and do a little shopping first as it would look better if you were standing next to a Safeways bag.
Road directions
At the Safeway's petrol station on Camden High Street turn into the superstore. When you reach the roundabout the location is visible off 2nd exit, take the third and park in the store car park.

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Camden Bank map co-ordinates
Parking
Safeways Car Park
Public transport
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Amenities
The Safeway's has a restaurant and toilet facilities.
Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
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Camden Bank

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Streetmap links
Camden Bank general view map
Camden Bank close up map

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Photographic notes
The location is only really suitable for traffic departing from Euston, southbound trains are obscured by a number of overhead line masts. Not completely but enough to spoil a picture. Lighting is fairly open but you can find yourself shooting into the sun during the afternoon.
Links to photographs at this location

Rail-net - The Spinnin State


General views - All photographs © Marcus Dawson unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Facing south


Fig 1 - Facing south


Parking area


Parking area


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