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Written by Jason Rodhouse - 24 Mar 2008
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Location notes
Sandwich is a pleasant Kent location on the line running between Minster and Dover.
Railway type and traffic
Class 375 Electrostars are generally all you see on the line these days, although the occasional charter and engineers train can be seen passing.
Environment
This quiet station is only staffed Monday-Saturday until lunchtime.
Road directions
From Ramsgate, head south on the A256 to Sandwich. From the town centre, continue heading south down New Street, and as you approach the railway, turn left down St Georges Road into the residential area. Then tate a right into Delfside. The station is at the end of this cul-de-sac.

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Sandwich Station map co-ordinates
Parking
Park considerately in the residential area.
Public transport
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Amenities
Nothing at the station what-so-ever. There are lots of lovely restaurants and pubs in Sandwich.
Accommodation
There are numerous Bed and Breakfasts in Sandwich.
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.
Sandwich Station

Googly map
Streetmap links
Sandwich Station general view map
Sandwich Station close up map

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Photographic notes
An interesting shot can be had from the station footbridge of trains arriving, with the road crossing and signal box behind them.
Shots can be had in both directions and from both platforms to suit most lighting conditions throughout the day.


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


Fig 1 - Looking north west


Fig 2 - Looking south east


Fig 2 - Looking south east


Fig 3 - Looking north west


Fig 3 - Looking north west


Fig 4 - Looking north west


Fig 4 - Looking north west


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