Abercynon

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Abercynon

Where: Rhondda, Cynon, Taff, Wales
Opened on the Taff Vale Railway.



Dates

21/02/1804Penydarren Tramway
Richard Trevithick^s locomotive tested on the line, having been tested at Penydarren Iron Works. The locomotive drew a train of 5 wagons from Penydarren to Abercynon.
06/08/1846Taff Vale Railway
Navigation House renamed Abercynon.
  /  /1847Taff Vale Railway
Taffs Well to Abercynon doubled. Ynyscoi Tunnel opened out as part of the doubling of the line.