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Written by Paul Davis - 22 Aug 2004
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Location notes
Main station at convergence of Marshlink, Hastings to Charing Cross, and Hastings to Brighton lines.
Railway type and traffic
Electric units and Turbostars. No freight - any type of loco rare here. Some electrics terminate in station, some proceed to Ore, or the sidings.
Environment
Busy seaside town.
Road directions
The station is well signposted off the A21 which is the main road, from the north, into Hastings.

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Hastings, Ashford End map co-ordinates
Parking
Multi-storey car park and some on-street pay and display parking nearby
Public transport
Many trains and buses from the local area and from London.

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Amenities
Plenty of shops, pubs and Cafes in Hastings
Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
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Hastings, Ashford End

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Streetmap links
Hastings, Ashford End general view map
Hastings, Ashford End close up map

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Hastings, Ashford End



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Photographic notes
Bridge has fairly high parapet, small ladder or something to stand on advisable, though some shots possible without these. This bridge has quite a lot of road traffic so will intrude on video recordings. View towards station is into sun in the afternoon.


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


Fig 1 - Looking west


Fig 2 - Looking east


Fig 2 - Looking east


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