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  1. RailWest liked Bayard's post in the thread West Somerset Railway General Discussion.

    I have just received an "information statement" from the Plc about Washford station and yard, where it states, "The West Somerset Railway has not yet made a final decision regarding future use of the site, .." I seem to recall that the reason...

    Jan 27, 2022 at 1:31 PM
  2. RailWest replied to the thread West Somerset Railway General Discussion.

    Yes, it was converted to double-track in the 1930s, similar to the section from Norton Fitzwarren Jcn to Bishops Lydeard.

    Jan 26, 2022 at 8:49 PM
  3. RailWest replied to the thread West Somerset Railway General Discussion.

    Perhaps he was practising for a spell on the arcade 'grabber' machine ? :)

    Jan 26, 2022 at 8:26 PM
  4. RailWest replied to the thread West Somerset Railway General Discussion.

    I may be missing something here, but.... During the course of 2021 the S&DRT emptied their signal-box display, shop and other items from the station building. With much of their efforts now transferred elsewhere, AIUI the station has been locked...

    Jan 26, 2022 at 9:01 AM
  5. RailWest replied to the thread S&D Railway Trust.

    Maybe in simple monetary terms perhaps but...look what they brought to the WSR over the years in terms of a large and very useful loco, a Museum, care and maintenance of a station and passengers/visitors, not to mention all the blood, sweat and...

    Jan 25, 2022 at 8:03 PM