Western Main Lines

St. Austell to Penzance

ISBN:978 1 901706 67 3
First Published:01 June 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 western extremity of God's Wonderful Railway presented many varied and interesting scenes. Illustrated are several branch junctions, much evidence of former mineral workings, seasonal fruit and vegetable traffic and, most importantly, the superb scenery that necessitated so many extra holiday trains.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Grampound Road13-15
Probus & Ladock Platform16
Newham Goods33-34
Carn Brae54-56
Gwinear Road65-72
Long Rock (Penzance)100-104

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