Country Railway Routes

Burnham to Evercreech Junction

including the Bridgwater and Wells branches

ISBN:978 0 906520 68 0
First Published:01 October 1989
Last Reprinted:30 September 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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This is the first book devoted exclusively to the Somerset & Dorset Railway's route to Burnham, which has received scant attention in railway literature to date. Full photographic coverage is given to this unusual and most interesting route. The company's works and wharfs at Highbridge are also illustrated and detailed maps of every location are included.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Burnham on Sea1-9
Highbridge Wharf10-13
Highbridge (GWR)14-17
Highbridge (S&D)18-26
Highbridge Works27-31
Highbridge Running Shed32-37
Bason Bridge38-43
Edington Burtle44-53
Bawdrip Halt57
Bridgwater North58-64
Glastonbury & Street76-84
Wells Priory Road87-98
West Pennard99-107
Evercreech Junction114-120

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