Branch Lines

Branch Lines around Ross-on-Wye

ISBN:978 1 906008 30 7
First Published:01 June 2008
Last Reprinted:31 May 2019
Authors:Vic Mitchell & Keith Smith
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

96 Pages
120 Photographs
Large Scale Maps
Other details of local history

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We take a nostalgic journey from Hereford to Grange Court first and then move into the Forest of Dean for a trip uphill to Cinderford, looking at several long-lost industrial sidings. We continue north to Drybrook, call at Blakeney Goods Depot and finally run from Ross to Lydbrook Junction.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Rotherwas Junction7
Rotherwas Royal Ordnance Factory8
Holme Lacy9-12
Backney Halt22-25
Ross on Wye26-43
Weston under Penyard44-45
Mitcheldean Road46-53
Blaisdon Halt60-61
Grange Court62-66
Bullo Pill Junction71
Bullo Cross Halt72-74
Bullo Haie Tunnel75-76
Soudley Sidings77
Soudley No.1 Crossing Ground Frame78
Upper Soudley Halt79-80
Staple Edge Halt81-85
Ruspidge Halt86-88
Bilson Halt89-92
Cinderford Junction93
Whimsey Halt100
Steam Mills Halt101-102
Nailbridge Halt103-104
Drybrook Halt105-106
Blakeney Goods107-108
Walford Halt109-110
Kerne Bridge111-115
Lydney Junction116-120

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