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51.560184, -2.664292, Ableton Lane Crossing
To Severn Beach: Severn Beach
To Pilning: Green Lane Level Crossing
This road is now known as Station Road.
Abelton Lane Crossing in the late 1940s, early 1950s. © Don W
This lady is Alice May Locke. She started work as the crossing keeper on this road in 1921, retiring in 1963. Her husband worked the Severn Beach Signal Box. At the time of her retirement, at the age of 72, Mrs Locke was the oldest night worker in the west! photo c/o Percy Locke
A short while later and the track to Pilning has gone. The original Severn Beach station building can be seen in the background. © Mike P
An atmospheric photo of the removed railway line. © Mike P
Mike P and Richard H get their photo taken while standing in front of the ICI sidings. © Mike P
This row of houses on station road occupy the site of the old Severn Beach station building.
These gates have been erected over the alignment of the railway.