Southern Main Lines

Exeter to Tavistock

ISBN:978 1 873793 69 5
First Published:01 February 1996
Last Reprinted:25 June 2016
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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Once part of the Southern's main line to Plymouth, this scenic route had many charming rural stations and a great diversity of trains over the years. We can gaze at all these herein and also at the many scenes of snow blockage on this high altitude line.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Exeter St.Davids1-12
Cowley Bridge Junction13-15
Newton St.Cyres16-19
Coleford Junction35-36
Bow (Devon)37-42
North Tawton43-49
Sampford Courtnay50-55
Meldon Quarry74-82
Meldon Viaduct83-85
Meldon Junction86-88
Tavistock North110-120

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