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Re: Guess the British station

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I think that's Lelant...
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61653 wrote:I think that's Lelant...
It is Lelant!

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Pilot wrote:
61653 wrote:I think that's Lelant...
It is Lelant!
Luckily I didn't repeat my previous error and type Lelant Saltings!

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A Sneaky Marsden can be read in the window of the train, so I'll let you have another go!

I take it this was one of the days when TPE were terminating there as the main route was closed and the majority were diverted via Hebden?

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ooof, that is an ugly font on the Platform 3 sign!
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Pilot wrote:A Sneaky Marsden can be read in the window of the train, so I'll let you have another go!

I take it this was one of the days when TPE were terminating there as the main route was closed and the majority were diverted via Hebden?
For such a schoolboy error, I don't deserve another go... serves me right for posting so late and while a little bit tipsy!
Over to you...

It was indeed when the Calder diversions were in place earlier this year. Strangely, the platform extensions go beyond the signal which allows turnbacks in that platform, which meant on the return journey everyone had to board via a single door.
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61653 wrote:
Pilot wrote:A Sneaky Marsden can be read in the window of the train, so I'll let you have another go!

I take it this was one of the days when TPE were terminating there as the main route was closed and the majority were diverted via Hebden?
For such a schoolboy error, I don't deserve another go... serves me right for posting so late and while a little bit tipsy!
Over to you...
I've had a couple of drinks myself, so hopefully I haven't made the mistake :lol:

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That's Llanrwst of course...
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It is indeed, with it's new direct service to Euston!

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Hopefully I haven't left any obvious giveaways in this one:
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That curve and those houses in the background look familiar.

Slaithwaite maybe?

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Pilot wrote:That curve and those houses in the background look familiar.

Slaithwaite maybe?
Yep!
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This one should go quite quickly, but I don't really have any prepared at the moment (need to stop winning!) Where's this?
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Re: Guess the British station

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Never been to that area, but I can at least make a guess...
Hadfield?

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It is indeed Hadfield, knew that wouldn't last long.

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Alrighty, let's see this one go.
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Could it be Hackney Central?

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Hartford?

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Hartford would be the correct answer!

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Hopefully this one is a bit more obscure!
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