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0-6-0PT no 1638 stands under the station roof at Ashburton on the Dart Valley Railway in January 1971. Services to Ashburton ceased in October that year to facilitate improvements to the A38 trunk road, which now incorporates part of the trackbed between Buckfastleigh and Ashburton.

0-6-0PT no 1638 stands under the station roof at Ashburton on the Dart Valley Railway in January 1971. Services to Ashburton ceased in October that year to facilitate improvements to the A38 trunk road, which now incorporates part of the trackbed between Buckfastleigh and Ashburton.


Ian Dinmore [1971]


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