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Written by Paul Davis - 09 Aug 2004
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Location notes
Approximately midway between Ely and Shipea Hill stations.
Railway type and traffic
Mostly diesel multiple units and a small amount of freight.. The odd steam hauled charter to Norwich also appears.
Environment
A quiet fenland location (apart from jet fighters from Lakenheath....)
Road directions
Minor road north off the B1382 between the river and the village of Prickwillow.

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Prickwillow map co-ordinates
Parking
On minor road side adjacent to the location.
Public transport
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Prickwillow

Googly map
Streetmap links
Prickwillow general view map
Prickwillow close up map

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Photographic notes
There is a westbound tele-photo shot with Ely cathedral in background (albeit with power cables also), good for still and video mornings to mid afternoon, no shot looking east. Possibly the other side of river offers eastbound but no westbound shot.


General views - All photographs © Paul Davis unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking west


Fig 1 - Looking west


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