SO0516 : Torpantau Station, Summer 1963

taken 55 years ago, 3 km from Abercynafon, Powys, Great Britain

Torpantau Station, Summer 1963
Torpantau Station, Summer 1963
This picture was taken post closure of the Brecon - Merthyr Line, but prior to lifting the tracks. Taken from the top of a signal post the image gives a good idea of the station buildings before they fell into decay. The stone built engine water column was unusual.
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Date Taken
1963   (more nearby)
Thursday, 24 September, 2009
Railway station (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 050 168 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:50.5447N 3:22.8227W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 049 166
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