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Newtown and Machynlleth Railway

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This 22.75 mile line ran trough a 120 ft cutting on Taleddig and then down to the Dyfi estuary and Machynlleth.

The line opened in 1863

1864 It joined with the Oswestry, Ellesmere and Welshpool Railway, the Oswestry and Newtown Railway and the Llanidloes and Newtown Railway to form the Cambrian Railways

See Also


Sources of Information

  • Encyclopedia of British Railway Companies by Christopher Awdry. Published 1990