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Picture of the Week: CRUMLIN VIADUCT

I promised you a picture of Crumlin Viaduct in South Wales. Here it is looking towards Pontypool as a GWR 56xx 0-6-2T is seen crossing light engine high above the valley floor where the line up from Newport comes and goes on to Aberbeeg and Ebbw Vale. The line that the bridge carried came from Pontypool and traversed the South Wales valleys continuing onto Aberdare and Neath. Way down below are houses and a freight yard. Up ahead in the

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