Western Main Lines

Newton Abbot to Plymouth

including Totnes Quay

ISBN:978 1 901706 60 4
First Published:01 January 2001
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 steep gradients of this scenic route resulted in some memorable photographs of double heading in steam days. A selection is included herein, along with photos of more recent traction forms and also views of the many closed stations on the line. The lengthy steam-worked Redlake Tramway is also featured.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Newton Abbot1-13
Aller Junction14-16
Stoneycombe Sidings17
Dainton Sidings18-20
Totnes Quay31-35
Bittaford Platform50-51
Redlake Tramway52-55
Tavistock Junction77-82
Laira Junction83-90
Laira Shed91-98
Laira Halt99-100
Lipson Junction101-102
Lipson Vale Halt103-104
Plymouth North Road110-120

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