Welsh Valleys

Cardiff to Pontypridd

plus other lines to the Taff Vale

ISBN:978 1 906008 95 6
First Published:01 May 2011
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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The Taff Vale had a record number of railway companies seeking to make a fortune from the transport of coal and miners. In addition to its main line, we can enjoy maps and photographs of routes to it from Wenvoe, from Llantrisant, from Caerphilly, from Coryton and from Ninian Park.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Cardiff Bute Road1-2
Cardiff Bay3
Cardiff Queen Street4-12
Cathays Woodville Road Halt13
Cathays Locomotive Shed14-16
Cathays Wagon Works18
Maindy Halt19
Taffs Well38-52
Walnut Tree Viaduct38-39
Treforest Estate53-55
Efail Isaf81-82
Tonteg Halt83-87
Treforest High Level88-89
Pontypridd Graig90-92
Cross Inn99
Llantwit Fardre100
Church Village Halt101-102
Nantgarw High Level Halt104
Rhydyfelin High Level Halt105
Treforest Halt106
Glyntaff Halt107
Pontypridd Tram Road108
Coryton Halt109
Nantgarw Low Level Halt113-114
Upper Boat115
Rhydyfelin Low Level Halt116
Ninian Park117-118
Waun Gron Park119

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