Re: Mystery pictures revealed

"Andy Kirkham" <a.kirkham@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
Nick Pedley wrote:

Please reveal the full history of the pics. I'd love to know the


OK, here goes

The terminus is Millbay station in Plymouth, which was closed to
passengers during the Second World War, I think due to enemy action. I
think it was used for stabling carriages until about 1970. Taken 1974.

Do I assume correctly this site is now long gone and redeveloped?

The post office picture, as has already been revealed, is at Dowlais
Cae Harris. Taken 1974.

Is this near Merthyr Tydfil? Sounds Welsh.
Anybody able to provide an OS map reference of the site?



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