Manchester and Milford Railway


This line is closed. The line was originally to run from Llanidloes to Pencader, however the route was altered after the Llanidloes to Llangurig section had been built to run from Pencader to Aberystwyth. The Llangurig section was host to one freight train.


12/08/1867Manchester and Milford Railway
Aberystwyth opened by existing station.

Portions of line and locations

This line is divided into a number of portions.

Llanidloes to Llangurig

Aberystwyth to Pencader

This is a terminus for both the main line trains from Shrewsbury and the Vale of Rheidol Railway.

More details

See also
Aberystwyth and Welch Coast Railway
A scene on the Vale of Rheidol Railway in the old Carmarthen Line platforms at Aberystwyth in July 1980. At this time the line was still operated by ...
David Bosher /07/1980
In an effort to brighten up the VoR image, BR applied a modified blue livery to Nos 7 and 9 in 1976/77. The most obvious change was the application of ...
Bill Jamieson /04/1977
Outside a Wetherspoons inn, but inside very much a station, albeit with just one working platform and a run round loop. Generally only served by the ...
Caleb Abbott 12/04/2019
158818 just arrived at Aberystwyth from Birmingham International, reversing at Shrewsbury, on 17th April 2017. ...
David Bosher 17/04/2017
4 of 37 images. more