Llanelly Railway and Dock Company

Introduction

This line is almost entirely open. It connects Llanelli with Llandeilo, the south westernmost part of the Heart of Wales Line .






Dates

  /  /1841Mountain Branch (Llanelly Railway and Dock Company)
Opened for goods from Cross Hands Goods to Ammanford.
01/06/1865Carmarthen Branch (Llanelly Railway and Dock Company)
Abergwilli opened.
  /04/1880Carmarthen Branch (Llanelly Railway and Dock Company)
Abergwilli closed
  /06/1880Carmarthen Branch (Llanelly Railway and Dock Company)
Abergwilli re-opened
28/07/1893Carmarthen Branch (Llanelly Railway and Dock Company)
Abergwilli renamed Abergwili
09/09/1963Carmarthen Branch (Llanelly Railway and Dock Company)
Abergwili closed

Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.







Looking north from Cwmfelin Road overbridge at Bynea in May 2012. Bynea is the first station along the Central Wales line after leaving Llanelli. ...
David Pesterfield 22/05/2012
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Looking north from the occupation level crossing at Llangennech station on 24 May 2012. [With thanks to Messrs Bartlett, Leiper, Dunn, Gibb & ...
David Pesterfield 24/05/2012
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Scene at Pantyffynon in May 1988. ...
Ian Dinmore /05/1988
The driver of a Shrewsbury - Swansea train completes the exchange with the Pantyffynon signalman in August 1987. ...
Ian Dinmore /08/1987
Pantyffynon looking north. The Heart of Wales line (left) meets the Gwaun-cae-Gurwen line (right) here. ...
Ewan Crawford //
Pantyffynon station passenger side from the adjacent level crossing looking south to Pantyffynon Junction signal box in April 2012. The Gwaun cae ...
David Pesterfield 12/04/2012
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150284 with the 12.07 service on to Swansea runs over the level crossing into Ammanford Station on 11 April to pick up a group of passengers. ...
David Pesterfield 11/04/2012
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View south at Llandybie station. ...
Ewan Crawford //2002
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150 257 from Shrewsbury to Llanelli standing at at Llandeilo station on the Heart of Wales Line, with UK Railtours' excursion from London Paddington ...
David Bosher 02/09/2017
150250 picks up at Llandeilo on the 13.16 Swansea to Shrewsbury service. Token exchange takes place here for the continuation to next crossing point ...
David Pesterfield 11/04/2012
UK Railtours excursion from London Paddington to Llandrindod Wells arriving at the semi-derelict Llandeilo station on the Heart of Wales Line (as the ...
David Bosher 02/09/2017
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