Narrow Gauge

Corris and Vale of Rheidol

from Machynlleth and Aberystwyth

ISBN:978 1 906008 65 9
First Published:01 December 2009
Last Reprinted:20 January 2018
Authors:Vic Mitchell
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

96 pages
120 photographs
large scale maps
other details of local history



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The Corris started as a tramroad, mostly adjacent to the highway and mainly for the conveyance of slate. It evolved into an unusual passenger railway with great charm and part of it is being lovingly restored. The Vale of Rheidol route to Devil's Bridge has equally attractive environs and survived several changes to continue to convey countless admirers. All eras of these fascinating byways are illustrated in the leisurely journey on both historic lines.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Machynlleth (Corris)1ᆳ17
Ffridd Gate18
Aberystwyth (VOR)61-91
Capel Bangor95-97
Rheidol Falls105
Devils Bridge106-120

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