Welsh Valleys

Sirhowy Valley Line

Newport to Nantybwch

ISBN:978 1 906008 12 3
First Published:01 August 2007
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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Starting at Newport, we have a close look at the complex railway network at the docks and the lines leading to them. The route had a great variety of architecture and locomotive styles, as much of the line was of LNWR origin. The remainder was distinctively GWR in appearance to the end. Colliery branches abound.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Newport Docks5-18
Newport High Street19-25
Newport Gaer Junction26
Newport Park Junction27
Bassaleg Junction28-31
Tynycwm Halt34
Nine Mile Point44-46
Pont Lawrence Halt47
Wyllie Halt50-52
Pontllanfraith High Level54-59
Argoed Halt65-68
Markham Village Halt69-72
Holly Bush73-78
Pochin Pits Colliery Platform79-80
Bedwellty Pits Halt81-83

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