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51.37758, -2.356761, Bath Spa
 
51.37758, -2.356761, Bath Spa
 
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'''To Bristol''': [[Bath West Bridge]]
 
'''To Bristol''': [[Bath West Bridge]]
 
<br>'''To Swindon or Westbury''': [[St James Bridge]]
 
<br>'''To Swindon or Westbury''': [[St James Bridge]]
 
 
== History ==
 
== History ==
 
Opened in [[1840]]. Grade II listed.  
 
Opened in [[1840]]. Grade II listed.  
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Image:Bath Spa14.jpg|A pair of [[Class 121|Bubble Cars]] sit in the bay platform visible in the last two photos. ''&copy; [[:Category:John Thorn|John Thorn]]''
 
Image:Bath Spa14.jpg|A pair of [[Class 121|Bubble Cars]] sit in the bay platform visible in the last two photos. ''&copy; [[:Category:John Thorn|John Thorn]]''
 
Image:Bath Spa11.jpg|A general view from the east end of the station showing the centre tracks. The elevated signal box dates from [[1897]] and closed on the 21st January [[1968]].  
 
Image:Bath Spa11.jpg|A general view from the east end of the station showing the centre tracks. The elevated signal box dates from [[1897]] and closed on the 21st January [[1968]].  
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Image:Bath Spa16.jpg|The east end of the station. ''&copy; [[:Category:Roger Porch|Roger Porch]]''
 
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== 1970s ==
 
== 1970s ==
 
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Image:Bath Spa13.jpg|Bath Spa at night. November 2006. ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
 
Image:Bath Spa13.jpg|Bath Spa at night. November 2006. ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
 
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== 2010 ==
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Image:BathSpa20.jpg|A November look at Bath Spa. This is a direct comparison shot to the one with the Western, above. ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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== 2011 ==
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Various photos showing rebuilding work taking place at the station.
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Image:BathSpa21.jpg|13.7.11 ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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Image:BathSpa22.jpg|13.7.11 ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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Image:BathSpa23.jpg|13.7.11 ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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Image:BathSpa24.jpg|13.7.11 ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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Image:BathSpa25.jpg|24.7.11 The renovated arch has become a bike shop. ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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Image:BathSpa26.jpg|24.7.11 ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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Image:BathSpa27.jpg|21.8.11 The front entrance covered in scaffolding. ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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Image:BathSpa28.jpg|28.8.11 The rear entrance developments. ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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Image:BathSpa29.jpg|28.8.11 ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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Image:BathSpa30.jpg|8.9.11 ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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Image:BathSpa31.jpg|8.9.11 The new entrance at the front of the station. ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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Image:BathSpa32.jpg|4.10.11 ''&copy; [[:Category:John Rawlings|John Rawlings]]''
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[[Category:GWR]]
 
[[Category:GWR]]
 
[[Category:Andy Kirkham]]
 
[[Category:Andy Kirkham]]

Latest revision as of 16:06, 26 April 2012

<googlemap lat="51.370869" lon="-2.356224"> 51.37758, -2.356761, Bath Spa </googlemap>

To Bristol: Bath West Bridge
To Swindon or Westbury: St James Bridge

History

Opened in 1840. Grade II listed.

Track Plans

1950s

1960s

1970s

2003

May

2004

7.10.04

2006

2010

2011

Various photos showing rebuilding work taking place at the station.