SN5849 : Old trackbed near Olwen

taken 10 years ago, near to Glan-Denys, Ceredigion/Sir Ceredigion, Great Britain

Old trackbed near Olwen
Old trackbed near Olwen
The Carmarthen and Aberystwyth Railway was opened in 1867 by the Manchester and Milford Railway Company but was transferred to Great Western Railway in 1911, with whom it remained until nationalisation in 1948. Passenger trains continued until 1964 with goods services struggling on until 1970. There is talk of re-opening the line, but in the meantime this stretch of the line has found useful employment as a farm track.
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SN5849, 2 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 30 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 3 February, 2008
Category
Railway (dismantled)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 581 494 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:7.5114N 4:4.4283W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 581 494
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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