1971

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February

21st. 78 lever Filton Junction signal box closed.
22nd. Patchway Curve brought into use.
22nd. Patchway signal box closed.

March

26th. Stapleton Road Gas Works ceased production.

May

31st. Bath Green Park station closed to goods.
31st. Mangotsfield to Bath section of line closed.
Canopies removed at Redland station.

July

22nd. Filton West signal box closed.

October

4th. Stoke Gifford marshalling yard closed.

November

Bath Green Park designated a Grade II Listed building.

December

6th. Parson Street Junction signal box closed.

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West Depot Down Carriage Yard closed to traffic
Number of platforms in use at Stapleton Road station reduced to two.
Bay platform at Avonmouth station reinstated for use by Rowntree Mackintosh.
Woodpulp terminal opens at Portishead Dock.