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Written by Jason Rodhouse - 08 Sep 2006
last update by Mark Bearton - 11 Mar 2009
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Location notes
Brockhall is a very quiet location in rural Northamptonshire. The West Coast mainline passes nearby.
Railway type and traffic
Traffic is mainly Virgin Pendolinos.
Most freight traffic is pathed along the Northampton loop.
The location itself is very quiet field.
Road directions
Brockhall is off the A5 between Weedon and Kilsby.
From Weedon, head down the A5 towards Lutterworth. You will not need to continue down this road for too long. After passing two turns to Dodford on the left, you need to look out for 'The Dial House' on the left. You need to take a right hand turn shortly after this. Heading down the narrow track you will come to the bridge which crosses the railway.

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Brockhall map co-ordinates
You should be able to park you car on the right hand side of the track before the bridge.
Public transport
Stagecoach services D1/D2 (direct) or D3 (via Bugbrooke) operate three times an hour from Northampton (bridge outside station) to Weedon crossroads from where it would be about a 25-30 minute walk along the A5 to the location.

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Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
It might be necessary to adjust the time to suit your visit, this link should open with the current day.

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

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Photographic notes
Although shots can be taken in both directions, this location is ideal for afternoon Northbound shots.

General views - All photographs © Jason Rodhouse unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking south

Fig 1 - Looking south

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