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This cache belongs to the SideTracked series and is not designed to take you to somewhere with a breath taking view. Its a distraction for the weary traveller, but anyone else can go and find it too. The cache was difficult to place, because of saturation rules and it not being allowed on Railway property.
Pontefract Tanshelf railway station is the most central station in the town of Pontefract and serves Pontefract Races, the racecourse located just down the street from the station. In the days of coal mining in the Pontefract area, the station served the needs of the local workforce with regular and frequent services timed for the beginning and the end of mining shifts. The station was opened by Metro on 12 May 1992.
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