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Wye Valley railway, Tintern, MonmouthWye Valley railway
Closed rural branch line running along the Welsh borders

Monmouth Troy, Wye Valley railway, MonmouthMonmouth Troy
Closed country junction station by the banks of the Wye

Tintern station, Wye Valley railway, MonmouthTintern station
An abandoned remote station in a beautiful Wye location

Cefn On halt, north Cardiff, south WalesCefn Onn
A small disused halt between Cardiff and Caephilly, south Wales

Usk station, MonmouthUsk station
A long-abandoned rural branch line station in Wales

Hay on Wye railway, including Glasbury and Whitney-on-Wye stations, Powys, Wales.Hay railways
Abandoned lines in Hay, Glasbury and Whitney-on-Wye

Marazion station, GWR Penzance to London main line, CornwallMarazion station
A crumbling station and a set of moribund Pullman coaches.

Camber station, Rye and Camber tramway, SussexRye and Camber
Forgotten line linking Rye with Camber Sands, Sussex

Devil's Dyke Steep Grade Railway and Aerial Cableway, Devil's Dyke, Brighton, SussexDevil's Dyke
Abandoned Steep Grade railway & cable car near Brighton

Sudbury Station, Suffolk, EnglandSudbury Station
1980s photos of a much-reduced small terminus in Suffolk

Cardiff Railway, Rhiwbina Halt and Coryton BranchCardiff Railway
Cardiff Railway, Rhiwbina Halt and Coryton Branch, Cardiff

Photos of signalboxes and stations, a trip around the south Wales valley railways Spring 1989.Welsh Valleys
A trip from Cardiff to Treherbert at the end of coal, 1989.

Volk's Electric Railway, Palace Pier to Black Rock, Brighton, EnglandVolk's Electric Railway
World's oldest still- operating electric railway in Brighton

Volk's Electric Sea Railway, Daddy Long Legs, The Brighton to Rottingdean Seashore Electric railway, Brighton, East Sussex, England, UKBrighton Sea Railway
Completely bonkers sea faring railway in the sea at Brighton.

Folkestone Harbour railway station, Folkestone, Kent, England, UKFolkestone Harbour
Once-proud terminus for the Orient Express, crumbling away.

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway, Kent, England, UKRomney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway
A fourteen mile mini-railway.

Railways of Dartmoor, including Princetown and Plym Valley route, Devon, England, UKDartmoor lines
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A bike ride on the Whitby to Scarborough old railway track to Ravenscar and Robin Hood's Bay past Fyling Hall, North Yorkshire, England, UKWhitby -Scarborough
Stunning coastal line, closed in the 1960s


St Pancras railway station and Midland Grand Hotel, Euston Road, LondonSt Pancras
St Pancras railway station and the Midland Grand Hotel

London Broad Street, old railway terminus by Liverpool Street, LondonLondon Broad St
Long-vanished major central London railway terminus

the Northern Heights Parkland Walk, A walk along the route of the Finsbury Park to Alexandra Palace railway, LondonNorthern Heights
A walk from Finsbury Park - Highgate - Alexandra Palace

East Brixton railway station, Coldharbour Lane, LondonEast Brixton
Vanished south London high level commuter station

Changing times at Brixton's overground BR station, Atlantic Road, LondonBrixton railway
Changing times at Brixton's railway station: - -

Herne Hill station, a near unchanged south London junction station, LondonHerne Hill
A near unchanged south London junction station -

Epping - Ongar line railway line, EssexEpping - Ongar line
A far-flung disused outpost of London Underground

North Woolwich station LondonNorth Woolwich
A refurbished old terminus building in London's docklands

Brixton tube LondonBrixton tube
History of a bustling south London underground station

Alwych tube station, Strand, central London, EnglandAldwych tube
Abandoned underground terminus in the middle of London

Wood Lane tube station, Shepherd's Bush, LondonWood Lane tube
West London closed tube station built to serve White City

Silvertown and North Woolwich Railway, London Docks, east London, UKSilvertown
Fast fading station in the heart of London's docklands

Shoreditch tube station, east London, UKShoreditch tube
East London tube terminus closes for good.

The Kingsway Tram Tunnel and station, Holborn, LondonKingsway Tram Tunnel
Long disused underground tram station in central London

A walk through the Thames tunnel, connecting Rotherhithe and Wapping, built by Marc Brunel and Isambard Kingdom Brunel, March, 2010Thames Tunnel
Brunel's tunnel between Rotherhithe and Wapping