Pantysgallog (High Level) Halt railway station

Pantysgallog High Level Halt railway station was a station that served the village of Pant, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales on the Brecon and Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway. A short branch line from Pant to Dowlais Central. The station closed in 1960 with the line and the site is now a housing estate.

Pantysgallog High Level Halt
LocationPant, Merthyr Tydfil
Wales
Coordinates51°46′21″N 3°21′20″W / 51.772386°N 3.355677°W / 51.772386; -3.355677Coordinates: 51°46′21″N 3°21′20″W / 51.772386°N 3.355677°W / 51.772386; -3.355677
Platforms2
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Original companyBrecon and Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway
Pre-groupingLondon and North Western Railway
Post-groupingLondon, Midland and Scottish Railway
Key dates
1 October 1910[1]Opened
September 1939Services suspended
December 1940Services resumed
2 May 1960Closed

ReferencesEdit

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  1. ^ Railway Passenger Stations by M.Quick page 332


Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Dowlais Central
Line and station closed
  London, Midland and Scottish Railway
Brecon and Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway
  Pant
Line and station closed