Rhondda Valley Branches (Taff Vale Railway)






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.


Looking towards Pontyridd along the disused Maerdy branch face of the former island platform at Porth Station. A replacement ticket office is proposed ...
David Pesterfield 31/12/2011
Looking towards Treherbert from Porth station on 31 January 2012. On the left is the former down track, now a long siding. The route is now single ...
David Pesterfield 31/01/2012





Pacer 142083 climbs the significant gradient out of Tonypandy on 15 September 2011 as it approaches Llwynypia station with the 14.36 Cardiff Central ...
David Pesterfield 15/09/2011

Treherbert line services cross at Ystrad Rhonnda on the otherwise single line between Porth and Treherbert on 15 September 2011. 150242 runs in from ...
David Pesterfield 15/09/2011
Arriva Trains Wales Sprinter 150240 runs into the station loop at Ystrad Rhonnda on the 14.17 ex Treherbert to cross the northbound service. The ...
David Pesterfield 15/09/2011


150285 runs into Ton Pentre on the 13.36 service from Cardiff to Treherbert on 16 November 2011. ...
David Pesterfield 16/11/2011


Looking south over Treorchy Station towards Pontypridd along the Treherbert branch in November 2011. ...
David Pesterfield 16/11/2011




Platform view north at Treherbert in September 1977. ...
Ian Dinmore /09/1977
Treherbert looking south. ...
Ewan Crawford //
Dusk at Treherbert on 16 November, as 143623 waits to return to Cardiff on the rear of the 16.17 departure, with the floodlights highlighting the ...
David Pesterfield 16/11/2011
The layout at Treherbert station in February 2011.
Top view looks north west and shows the line end run round loop up ahead, overnight stabling ...
David Pesterfield 17/02/2011