Western Main Lines

Swindon to Newport

featuring the Severn Tunnel

ISBN:978 1 904474 30 2
First Published:01 April 2004
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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Featured in detail are the numerous rural stations that once graced this important route. Other items illustrated include the local goods yards, the extensive marshalling yards and the imposing signal boxes, along with a wide selection of typical trains throughout the ages.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Wooton Bassett12-18
Little Somerford20-22
Somerford Viaduct23
Chipping Sodbury34-42
Coalpit Heath43-46
Stoke Gifford49-52
Bristol Parkway53-56
Severn Tunnel77-90
Severn Tunnel Junction91-102
Undy Halt103-104

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