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Pont Croesor Extension

Traeth Mawr

This will be the location of a temporary loop, and the end of phase 1 of the extension.
The second cattle creep will eventually go in here, for access from FarmYard Farm.

During clearanceFeb 2003


October 2003, and the haul Rd reaches the field.

Building of the Farmers road, part of the mitigation for the railway

November 03, and the Farmers Road is almost complete

Traeth Mawr loop foundations start to take shape November 03

New Year 2003/4, and the ballast starts going down.

Weekend 17/18th Jan 2004

2nd Feb 2004, work continues on the Farmyard Occupation crossing.

15th Feb 2004, and Ballasting if the loop is complete

May/June 2006, Tracklaying

Tamping July 2006

Completion of Farmyard Farm Crossing 2006  

Facing Point Locking fitted to the loop.

Opening Weekend

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Andy Goodwin 2003

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