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== 1970s ==
 
== 1970s ==
 
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Image:Ableton Lane Crossing.jpg|[[Ableton Lane Crossing]] as viewed from a train standing at Severn Beach station. ''&copy; [[:Category:Andy Kirkham|Andy Kirkham]]''
 
Image:Severn Beach20.jpg|The station building in 1972. '' &copy; [[:Category:Simon Whittingham|Simon Whittingham]]''
 
Image:Severn Beach20.jpg|The station building in 1972. '' &copy; [[:Category:Simon Whittingham|Simon Whittingham]]''
 
Image:Severn Beach1.jpg|This photo shows a [[Class 121|bubble car]] that has crashed through the buffers c.1977. It also gives a glimpse of the old station building. ''&copy; [[:Category:Mike P|Mike P'']]
 
Image:Severn Beach1.jpg|This photo shows a [[Class 121|bubble car]] that has crashed through the buffers c.1977. It also gives a glimpse of the old station building. ''&copy; [[:Category:Mike P|Mike P'']]
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[[Category:Simon Whittingham]]
 
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Revision as of 20:17, 9 September 2008

<googlemap lat="51.560638" lon="-2.664528"> 51.559417, -2.66456, Severn Beach </googlemap>

To Avonmouth: Severn Beach Signal Box
To Pilning: Ableton Lane Crossing

History

The Avonmouth to Pilning line opened to freight on 5th February 1900. The first Severn Beach station opened on this line on 5th June 1922 as an excursion platform, and fully opened with the commencement of passenger services on the line on 26th May 1924. Through services between Avonmouth and Pilning commenced on 9th July 1928. It closed to goods on 10th September 1963. The Severn Beach to Pilning line closed to passengers in November 1964 and completely in July 1968.

Track Plans

1970s

2004

1.4.07

2006

28.6.06