Western Main Lines

Swansea to Carmarthen

including Burry Port & Gwendreath Valley

ISBN:978 1 906008 59 8
First Published:01 September 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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The complexities of the junctions in the industrial areas are unravelled and the unbelievable maze of lines around Llanelli is explained with the aid of detailed maps and historic photographs. The scenic joys of the Towy Valley and the curiosities of ancient mineral branches add to the diverse mixture of topics included.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Swansea High Street SB4
Swansea High Street5-8
Swansea Loop East SB11
Swansea Loop West Jct12
Gowerton North18-20
Llandeilo Jct East Jct SB25
Llandeilo Jct West Jct SB26
Llandeilo Jct27-28
Trostre Tinplate Works29
Llanelly Engine Shed39-42
Nevill Druce & Co43-44
Pembrey & Burry Port45-50
Lando Platform51
Kidwelly Flats Halt52
Carmarthen Junction66-68
Sandy Jct83
Cynheidre Colliery84-85
Cross Hands Colliery86
Burry Port87-96
Pembrey Halt97
Craiglon Bridge Halt98
Pinged Halt99
Trimsaran Road100-101
Coedbach Washery102-104
Glyn Abbey Halt105

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