Historical Railway Photograph Gallery 1201-1250

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Photo ELR Branch Subject Location M C Elev'n Date Time

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan View of single line west end reception inlet/outlet to down & up main Vale of Glamorgan lines south of Aberthaw cement works Aberthaw West reception inlet/outlet 5 22 South 28-Apr-90 10.21

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APS Vale of Glamorgan Up & down coal traffic lines to Aberthaw power station. View taken from farm field access overbridge at Aberthaw  Up & down lines to Aberthaw MGR loop 5 22 South 28-Apr-90 10.22

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APS Vale of Glamorgan Up & down coal traffic lines to Aberthaw power station showing west end single line inlet/outlet from Vale of Glamorgan branch main lines Aberthaw West reception inlet/outlet 5 22 NW 28-Apr-90 10.22

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Bi-directional single line connection from Vale of Glamorgan main lines north-west of Aberthaw signal box Aberthaw West reception inlet/outlet 5 22 South 28-Apr-90 10.13

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Dead-end spur and connection from Vale of Glamorgan line to Aberthaw Cement Works Aberthaw Cement Works siding groundframe 5 37 North 28-Apr-90 10.32

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Aberthaw Cement works siding connection showing point rodding and ground disc Connection to Aberthaw Cement Works 5 37 South 28-Apr-90 10.33

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan "Breather" in up main Vale of Glamorgan line adjacent to Aberthaw Cement works siding connection. Previously Aberthaw Cement Works Siding signal box stood just beyond the 2-doll bracket signal Connection to Aberthaw Cement Works 5 37 SE 28-Apr-90 10.33

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Facing crossover for traffic to Aberthaw reception sidings. The trailing connection nearest the camera is the lead to Aberthaw Cement works Facing crossover & groundframe for Aberthaw Cement works connection 5 30 North 28-Apr-90 10.34

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan End of trailing crossover from down to up main Vale of Glamorgan lines with connection to Aberthaw Cement Works siding Crossover & groundframe for Aberthaw Cement works connection 5 30 South 28-Apr-90 10.35

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan End of trailing crossover from down to up main vale of Glamorgan lines with connection to Aberthaw Cement Works siding Crossover & groundframe for Aberthaw Cement works connection 5 30.5   28-Apr-90 10.35

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan View of 5-lever Aberthaw Cement Works siding groundframe Aberthaw Cement Works groundframe 5 29.5 SW 28-Apr-90 10.36

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Up & down Vale of Glamorgan lines, showing recently renewed up line and both tracks secured with PR clips Just west of Four-Cross road underbridge between Aberthaw & Gileston 5 65 SE 28-Apr-90 10.45

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Up & down Vale of Glamorgan lines, showing recently renewed up line and both tracks secured with PR clips Just west of Four-Cross road underbridge between Aberthw & Gileston 5 65 NW 28-Apr-90 10.45

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan East elevation of former Gileston station with up platform removed and down platform curtailed Former Gileston Station (Road overbridge to village and the Leys) 6 43 East 28-Apr-90 10.52

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan West elevation of Vale of Glamorgan line viewed from road overbridge just east of former Gileston station Road overbridge east of former Gileston Station 6 43 West 28-Apr-90 10.52

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking northwest towards the summit of the Vale of Glamorgan line from a road overbridge (B4265) west of former Gileston station West of former Gileston Station (B4265 road overbridge)     East 28-Apr-90 10.55

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan View looking towards Llantwit Major from an unclassified road overbridge between Gileston and Llantwit Major Unclassified road overbridge between Gileston and St. Athan West     East 28-Apr-90 10.58

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking towards the cutting where St.Athan West station site was located (this side of the road overbridge just visible) East of former St.Athan (West Camp) Station 8 22 SE 28-Apr-90 11.01

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking towards Llantwit Major from the overbridge immediately west of former St.Athan West station site Road overbridge alongside site of former st. Athan West station site 8 34 SE 28-Apr-90 11.14

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking east towards Aberthaw from just east of Llantwit Major station site Just east of Llantwit Major station site 9 54 NW 28-Apr-90 11.25

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan East elevation of former Llantwit Major station site with platform lines removed. The station was completely rebuilt without the old tracks being reinstated and was re-opened to passengers in June 2005  Just east of Llantwit Major station site 9 54 SE 28-Apr-90 11.25

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan View looking towards Bridgend from the former Llantwit Major down platform. The station was rebuilt and re-opened to passengers in June 2005 Down platform of former Llantwit Major station 9 60 SE 28-Apr-90 11.27

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Up & down Vale of Glamorgan lines just east of Llantwit Major west road bypass (B4265)  Llantwit Major West bypass (B4265 road) 10 29 NW 28-Apr-90 11.35

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Down & up Vale of Glamorgan lines at Llantwit Major west road bypass underbridge. The new bridge is positioned just east of the old Morfa Lane (10M-32C) underbridge Llantwit Major West bypass (B4265 road) 10 29 SE 28-Apr-90 11.35

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking north-west from an unclassified reoad overbridge near the  former Llandow airfield. Platforms serving the aerodrome were located in the foreground and later removed after the  closure to passengers in 1964 Former Llandow Wick Road Halt 11 58 SE 28-Apr-90 11.42

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking towards Bridgend from an accommodation road overbridge at Sutton, between Llandow halt and Llandow Wick Rd halt. South-east of Llandow Village (Farm overbridge) 12 38 SE 28-Apr-90 11.48

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking towards Llantwit Major from an accommodation road overbridge at Sutton, between Llandow halt and Llandow Wick Rd halt. South-east of Llandow Village (Farm overbridge) 12 38 NW 28-Apr-90 11.48

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking towards Bridgend at a farm level crossing near the site of the former Llandow halt. Llandow signal box used to be located at the top of the embankment on the right beyond this point Former Llandow Halt 13 23 SE 28-Apr-90 11.155

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking towards Llantwit Major at a farm level crossing near the site of the former Llandow halt. Llandow village lies below the embankment further along on the left Former Llandow Halt 13 25 NW 28-Apr-90 11.56

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking north-west towards the closed Southerndown Road station which was closed to passengers in 1961 but passenger services on the line lasted until 1964 and were reinstated in 2004 Former Southerndown Road Station 15 0 East 28-Apr-90 12.13

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking south-east towards Llandow from the site of the former Southerndown Road station which originally accommodated four lines Former Southerndown Road Station 15 01 West 28-Apr-90 12.14

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan View looking north-west at the rock cutting approaching Ewenny, south-east of Bridgend. The skew rail overbridge spans the Afon Alun Castle-upon-Alun cutting 15 41 South 28-Apr-90 12.22

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking east from the rock cutting between Ewenny and Llandow, with the skew bridge spanning the Afon Alun in view Castle-upon-Alun cutting 15 43 SW 28-Apr-90 12.25

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking south from the B4265 road overbridge at Ewenny. The track was replaced between 2003 and 2007 for and after the re-introduction of passenger services in 2004 Ewenny/St.Brides Road overbridge 16 71 North 28-Apr-90 12.40

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking north from the B4265 road overbridge at Ewenny. The track was replaced between 2003 and 2007 for and after the re-introduction of passenger services in 2004. The former Ewenny signal box was situated on the left beyond Ewenny/St.Brides Road overbridge 16 71 South 28-Apr-90 12.40

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking towards Ogmore-by-Sea from New Mill rail overbridge west of Ewenny New Mill Lane rail overbridge, Ewenny 17 25.5 North 28-Apr-90 12.45

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Looking north towards Bridgend from just beyond New Mill rail overbridge, west of Ewenny New Mill Lane rail overbridge, Ewenny 17 26 South 28-Apr-90 12.45

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Down & up Vale of Glamorgan lines south-east of Bridgend South of B4265 Bridgend-Ewenny road overbridge, Ewenny 17 42 South 28-Apr-90 12.51

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan View looking towards facing crossover, CR4 colour-light signal and junction in up main with single line Ford's siding, Bridgend  Between Ewenny and Bridgend 17 68 South 28-Apr-90 12.58

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan    View of facing crossover and lead to Ford's siding, Bridgend CR4 Colour-light signal south of Cowbridge Road (Ford's siding inlet) 17 78        SW 28-Apr-90 13.01

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan View looking north towards Ford's siding groundrame and connection to single line Ford branch Junction of Vale of Glamorgan line with Ford's siding 17 78.5 SW 28-Apr-90 13.04

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VOG
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Vale of Glamorgan      Ford's Siding Groundframe controlling traffic to & from Ford's motor engine plant Ford siding groundframe, Bridgend 18
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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Double-throw catch points (traps) at entrance/exit to Ford's siding, Bridgend Just north of junction of Vale of Glamorgan line and Ford's siding 0 02 SW 28-Apr-90 13.06

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Double-throw catch points (traps) at entrance/exit to Ford's siding, Bridgend Just north of junction of Vale of Glamorgan line and Ford's siding 0 03 NE 28-Apr-90 13.08

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan Lead to Ford's siding, Bridgend, showing trailing crossover in up & down main to Vale of Glamorgan branch Ford junction, Bridgend 18 01 NE 28-Apr-90 13.09

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan North elevation of skew arch road overbridge at up Vale of Glamorgan line, CR2 2-aspect colour light signal  B4265 Bridgend-Ewenny road overbridge, Ewenny 17 57 NE 28-Apr-90 13.16

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan View looking north towards A48 road underbridge over Cardiff-Port Talbot road Just south of A48 road underbridge south-east of Cowbridge Rd groundframe, Bridgend 18 12 SW 28-Apr-90 14.08

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan View of reverse curve from A48 Road underbridge, Bridgend Between Bridgend and Ewenny 18 37 NE 28-Apr-90 14.08

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan View on curve looking towards Cowbridge Road groundframe and former junction of Vale of Glamorgan line direct to Coity Yard. On Cowbridge Rd overbridge, Bridgend  18 37 South 28-Apr-90 14.08

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VOG Vale of Glamorgan View on curve near 18 mile post, where former junction of VOG line ran straight ahead to Coity yard. South-east of Cowbridge road groundframe. 18 39 South 28-Apr-90 14.10

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