Location type


Names and dates

Bassaleg [Monmouthshire] (1855-1924)
Bassaleg Junction [Monmouthshire] (1924-1952)
Bassaleg (2014-)

Note: text in square brackets is added for clarity and was not part of the location's name.

Opened on the Monmouthshire Canal Tramway.

Chronology Dates

  /  /1826Rumney Railway
Opened from Rhymney Iron Works to the Monmouthshire Canal Tramway at Park Mile, south of Bassaleg. Gauge of 4 feet 2 inches. Engineer; George Overton.

News items

14/12/2014First train pulls into Pye Corner £3.5m railway station [BBC News]