SX7466 : Buckfastleigh Station (remains)

taken 54 years ago, near to Buckfastleigh, Devon, Great Britain

Buckfastleigh Station (remains)
Buckfastleigh Station (remains)
View eastward: Ashburton to left, Totnes to right; former Great Western Totnes - Ashburton branch. This was the scene between the closure of the branch (to passengers on 5/11/58, goods on 10/9/62) and its revival by the heritage Dart Valley Railway (now the South Devon Railway) in April 1969. Since then the A38(M) has been built and would cross in the foreground. The DVR reopened the line Buckfastleigh - Totnes (Riverside) on 5/4/69. From 4/85 their trains were allowed back into Totnes BR station as well, but this facility may have been withdrawn more recently.
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Date Taken
20 April 1964   (more nearby)
Friday, 25 June, 2010
Railway station (remains)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 746 663 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:28.9836N 3:46.1249W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 746 663
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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