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The former goods yard at Taunton has been significantly redeveloped lately. I remember a large shed latterly used for storing road vehicle parts and a much clearer view of this water tower emblazoned with the text: British Railways Taunton Freight Concentration Depot. [see image 40790]
Ken Strachan [13/05/2017]


During severe flooding blocking the line at Cowley Bridge Junction north of Exeter a CrossCountry HST from York lays over on the right in Taunton^s platform 2. Routing from Cheltenham had been via Chepstow with reversal at Severn Tunnel Junction due to a landslip near Westerleigh. The class 150 DMUs are operating shuttle services from Taunton to Bristol and Cardiff.
David Pesterfield [28/11/2012]


An HST leaving Taunton in the summer of 1985.
Ian Dinmore [/07/1985]
All photographs of Taunton
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