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Written by Paul Davis - 22 Aug 2004
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Location notes
Towards the end of Dungeness branch. Station building exists despite withdrawal of passenger traffic pre WW2.
Railway type and traffic
DRS workings, which run on an as required basis, and sporadic charters.
Link to Real Time Trains
RTT Link Dungeness Branch, Lydd Town
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Environment
A Bridge, busy at times and with no footpath, overlooking the line. Trains only run in daylight. Little more than a large village.
Road directions
A bridge on the B2075, Lydd Town is near Lydd Airport.

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Dungeness Branch, Lydd Town map co-ordinates
Parking
Parking adjacent to the 'station'.
Public transport
Bus to and from Folkestone but due to sporadic traffic this is really a car location.

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Amenities
Some in Lydd Town.
Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
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Dungeness Branch, Lydd Town

Googly map
Streetmap links
Dungeness Branch, Lydd Town general view map
Dungeness Branch, Lydd Town close up map

Windows Local Live Link - image quality may vary
Dungeness Branch, Lydd Town



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Photographic notes
Road traffic unpredictable for noise. View towards Appledore is not good. For trains from Dungeness, badly placed trees mean you have to photograph either the shady side of train, or shoot very head-on.


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


Fig 1 - Looking east


Fig 2 - Looking west


Fig 2 - Looking west


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