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The two centre tracks in this north-looking view of Bargoed station were originally the Rhymney Railway's main line from Cardiff to Rhymney. In this v

The two centre tracks in this north-looking view of Bargoed station were originally the Rhymney Railway's main line from Cardiff to Rhymney. In this v Stock Photo
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Avalon/Construction Photography / Alamy Stock Photo

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P670W0

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24 MB (0.9 MB Compressed download)

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3384 x 2480 px | 28.7 x 21 cm | 11.3 x 8.3 inches | 300dpi

Date taken:

April 15, 2013

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The two centre tracks in this north-looking view of Bargoed station were originally the Rhymney Railway's main line from Cardiff to Rhymney. In this view of 18th April 1962, GW 0-6-0PT No.3706 is seen taking water on the left, at the head of a Newport to Brecon through train. GW 0-6-2T No.5601 is seen, right, with a sister engine standing centre. The engines face in the uphill direction, as did all the valley's locomotives, in order to ensure a propoer cover of water over the firebox when climbing the many steep gradients.