SN9079 : Llangurig station site

near to Llangurig, Powys, Great Britain

Llangurig station site
Llangurig station site
The northern part of the Manchester & Milford Railway was built from near Llanidloes to this point, passing through the cutting seen ahead, and continuing about half a mile further behind the photographer. When the railway gave up its plans to cross the Cambrian Mountains, it was left to rot and was eventually dismantled. In 1925 the GWR, which had acquired the M&MR some 10 years earlier, looked into reinstating the line as a branch, only to find that it had itself disposed of the land shortly after takeover.
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1998
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Geograph (Fourth Visitor for SN9079)
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Date Taken
November 1998   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 2 April, 2008
Category
Railway (dismantled)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 909 799 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:24.3987N 3:36.3039W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 908 799
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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