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South Devon and Tavistock Railway

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A 13 mile long line linking Plymouth with Tavistock and opened in 1859. The line included six viaducts, three tunnels and was set to broad gauge.

Includes the Grenofen Tunnel

In 1865 it was merged with the South Devon Railway

See Also


Sources of Information

  • Encyclopedia of British Railway Companies by Christopher Awdry. Published 1990
  • [1] Wikipedia