Cyfronydd railway station

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Cyfronydd
Cyfronydd Station - geograph.org.uk - 1334320.jpg
View of the single island platform in 2009.
Location
Place Cyfronydd
Area Powys
Coordinates 52°39′37″N 3°16′31″W / 52.660283°N 3.275379°W / 52.660283; -3.275379Coordinates: 52°39′37″N 3°16′31″W / 52.660283°N 3.275379°W / 52.660283; -3.275379
Grid reference SJ138077
Operations
Managed by Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway
Owned by Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway
Platforms 2
History
Key dates Opened 6 April 1963
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Cyfronydd railway station is a railway halt on the narrow gauge Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway in Mid Wales. This is where trains pass each other when a two train service is operating. Passengers are able to alight and photograph the other locomotive.

Countess arrives with train at Cyfronydd
Trains hauled by Countess and The Earl passing at Cyfronydd

Cyfronydd Hall, where former Foreign Secretary William Hague lives, is nearby.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ward, Victoria (15 January 2015). "William Hague splashes out on £2.5million Welsh country estate". Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 9 October 2017. 
Preceding station Heritage Railways  Heritage railways Following station
Castle Caereinion   Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway   Heniarth