Corresponds to Arup map sheet HS2-ARP-07-DR-RW-03105. Photo caption abbreviations. Cut. - Approx. cutting depth in metres. Emb. - Approx. embankment height in metres. Sp. - speed in km. per hour.
Chiltern Society PhotoGroup
A set of photographs tracing preferred route 3 of the proposed HS2 rail link as it crosses the Chilterns from Harefield to Wendover with train speeds up to a maximum speed of 400 kph. Produced as part of the Chiltern Society’s campaign ‘No HS2 Across the Chilterns’. View photos taken along the proposed route by clicking on a thumbnail below.
Click here to see photo locations on a Google Map.
Click here to see photos in a YouTube video created by Keith Hoffmeister, including commentary by Geoffrey Palmer OBE.
Click here for more information about HS2 on the Chiltern Society website.
The maps refered to on this website are based on plan and profile maps published by the Department for Transport on 11 March 2010. The map sheets 5 through to 9 cover the proposed route through the Chilterns.