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Written by Andrew Pearson - 15 Jul 2006
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Location notes
Kirk Sandall is located 4 miles away from Doncaster, South Yorkshire and is on the Doncaster to Scunthorpe line.
Railway type and traffic
Passenger traffic is in the hands of units like 142s, 144s, 150s, 156s, 158s and 185s.
Freight is a mix of class 60/66/67.
Environment
This location is 2 minute walk away from Kirk Sandall station. Pretty safe by day but Kirk Sandall not a great place to hang around at night.
Road directions
From the M18, Junction 4:
Follow the A630 back towards Edenthorpe and Doncaster. When you come to a roundabout after going under a railway bridge take the second exit onto the dual carriageway. Then at the next roundabout take the third exit onto Barnby Dun Road and follow this road along to the station.

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Kirk Sandall map co-ordinates
Parking
There is a road next to nice houses so pretty safe.
Public transport
The Kirk Sandall train staion is next to the location.

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Amenities
There is a chippy and shops near but no toilet.
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Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
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Kirk Sandall

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Kirk Sandall general view map
Kirk Sandall close up map

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Photographic notes
Light is superb for stuff coming from the east from around 1pm until dark. The area is a suitable surface for tripods.


General views - All photographs © Andrew Pearson unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking north east


Fig 1 - Looking north east


Fig 2 - Looking south west


Fig 2 - Looking south west


Fig 3 - Looking south west


Fig 3 - Looking south west

From the station footbridge.

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