ST1629 : Bishop's Lydeard Station

taken 56 years ago, near to Greenway, Somerset, Great Britain

Bishop's Lydeard Station
Bishop's Lydeard Station
View SE, towards Norton Fitzwarren and Taunton; ex-GWR Norton Fitzwarren - Minehead branch. Branch closed completely 4/1/71, but restored by West Somerset Railway in stages 28/3/76 - 9/6/79. Although Bishop's Lydeard has been the eastern terminus of the WSR, it has retained the track making a connection with National Rail at Norton Fitzwarren and has recently opened its own platform there. In the photograph a BR Diesel multiple unit train from Taunton to Minehead is seen entering.
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ST1629, 213 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
22 April 1963   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 16 April, 2010
Category
Railway station   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 164 290 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:3.2542N 3:11.6404W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 164 290
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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