Welsh Valleys

Cardiff to Dowlais

including the Coryton and Aber branches

ISBN:978 1 906008 47 5
First Published:01 March 2009
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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Much of the former Rhymney Railway is included, along with the remnant of the Cardiff Railway. The docks and the numerous complex junctions are illustrated, along with many long lost stations. Coal trains and passenger services of all ages are shown in action, from the sea to the hills.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Cardiff Bay1-6
Cardiff Queen Street7-13
Cardiff Parade14-17
Heath Junction18-19
Heath Low Level20-22
Ty Glas23
Whitchurch (Glam)29-31
Heath High Level34-36
Lisvane & Thornhill43-44
Cefn On45-47
Caerphilly Railway Works48-53
Caerphilly Tar Works54-55
Caerphilly Railway Society56-57
Gwernydomen Halt58-59
Fountain Bridge Halt60-61
Waterloo Halt62
White Hart Halt63
Penyrheol Halt77-78
Windsor Colliery Halt81-82
Ystrad Mynach92-95
Nelson & Llancaiach97-101
Trelewis Platform102
Taff Merthyr Colliery Halt103
Penydarren Platform111
Furnace Tops112-113
Dowlais (Cae Harris)114-120

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