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Curzon Street Station and New Canal Street

Looking towards the WCML in Digbeth, close to the eastern approach to Birmingham New Street. The Grade 1 Listed Curzon Street booking hall dominates the street frontage, opposite is The Woodman public house. Curzon Street was Birmingham's first railway station, opening in 1836, but only lasted as a passenger station for regular traffic for 16 years, it was used subsequently as a goods depot until closing in 1966. The area will be redeveloped to accommodate HS2, as and when.....

Photo Details
Gallery name / Photographer:January 2015 / Jim Knight
Camera:Nikon D5000
Lens:Nikon 18-55mm
Exposure including ISO (and film if used):ISO 640, 1/800th, 18mm, F10
Date Taken:13/12/14