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Heart of Wales Line: Swansea - Shrewsbury
Heart of Wales Line: Swansea - Shrewsbury

Heart of Wales Line: Swansea - Shrewsbury 1978

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Heart of Wales Line: Swansea - Shrewsbury 1978

12 mins Wales

Here are station names as familiar and reassuring to users of this line as the shipping forecast area names are to sailors and radio listeners: Bynea, Llandeilo, Llandovery, Cynghordy (and viaduct), Llanwrtyd Wells, Llangammarch, Garth, Llandrinod Wells, Dolau, Llanbister Road (where a single sheep stands on the line as the train approaches), Llangunllo and the Knucklas Viaduct.

National Screen and Sound Archive of Wales preserves and celebrates the sound and moving image heritage of Wales, making it accessible to a wide range of users for enjoyment and learning. Its film collection reflects every aspect of the nation’s social, cultural and working life across the 20th century, giving a fascinating insight into Welsh filmmaking, both amateur and professional

Genres

Amateur film

Tags

Viaducts Railway stations Steam trains

Collection

Going Places

Released

1978

Country

Wales

Language

English

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