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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 the odd Turbostars to the depot for servicing. No freight - any type of loco rare here. Some electrics terminate in station, some proceed to Ore, or the sidings.
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, Brighton End map co-ordinates
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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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, Brighton End

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

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Hastings, Brighton End

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Photographic notes
Low parapets, so no steps needed. Road can be a rat-run, traffic noise sometimes a problem, but not always. View towards tunnel is not terribly good except when autumnal tints make the shot a lot more attractive. Sun may be a problem early morning when looking towards station.

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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