Ford Bridgend Engine Plant

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Ford Bridgend Engine Plant (1980-)

Served by the Bridgend Motorworks Branch (British Railways).


This engine plant is located at Waterton, just to the south east of Bridgend. It is served by a railway from the Vale of Glamorgan Railway with sidings on the south side of the plant, a small yard leading to a siding on the south side of the works. To the west the line crosses the A48 on the level. Trains travel to Ford Dagenham.

The works may close in 2020.


Works engine plant engine manufacturing


Waterton Ford Works

News items

06/06/2019Ford Bridgend engine plant 'to close in 2020' [BBC News]