Rheidol visit

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Rheidol visit

Post by Deepol » Mon Aug 06, 2012 12:50 pm

Some shots taken in 1968 on a visit to the Vale of Rheidol Railway, by this time BR's only steam railway.
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Aberystwyth shed with No7 Owain Glyndwr being prepared.
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Closeup of No7's nameplate
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Leaving Aberffrwd on the climb to Devil's Bridge
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Re: Rheidol visit

Post by Deepol » Mon Aug 06, 2012 12:54 pm

Arrival and return.
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Owain runs round for the return journey
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No9 Prince of Wales brings the next train into Devil's Bridge
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Back at Aberystwyth No9 passes the shed.
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Re: Rheidol visit

Post by Deepol » Wed Sep 19, 2018 12:07 pm

From the late Jon Gerralde collection courtesy Mike Redmayne Vale of Rheidol No.8 LLYWELYN at Aberystwyth in normal BR days.
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