Gallery:Aberystwyth

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The A44 in Aberystwyth - Geograph - 1644405.jpg
The A44 in Aberystwyth
The Rheidol and Trefechan Bridge - Geograph - 659057.jpg
The Rheidol and Trefechan Bridge
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Bridge repairs on Penparcau Hill
The bridge over the Rheidol on Penparcau Hill is currently being repaired and is causing much disruption to local traffic.
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Glanyrafon Bridge
The bridge provides access across the Rheidol into the Glanyrafon Industrial Estate.
Level crossing - times two - in... (C) Eirian Evans - Geograph - 2106487.jpg
Level crossing - times two - in... (C) Eirian Evans
The nearer level crossing is for the mail line to North Wales and Shrewsbury, but a few yards further on there is another level crossing for the Vale of Rheidol Railway (narrow gauge).
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Vale of Rheidol level crossing (C) John Lucas
The Vale of Rheidol Railway crosses the A4120 at Llanbadarn Fawr by level crossing. The 'main line' crossing is just a few yards along the road and can be seen behind the row of cars.
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Level crossing maintenance (C) John Lucas
A network rail crew is maintaining the Vale of Rheidol Railway crossing at Llanbadarn Fawr. As the V of R is not part of the main line network, it is unclear (to me) why Network Rail staff are doing this. Possibly, as it is a public crossing, the V of R is obliged to have Network Rail do the work on safety grounds.
Llanbadarn level crossing (C) John Lucas - Geograph - 768518.jpg
Llanbadarn level crossing (C) John Lucas
Viewed from a Vale of Rheidol train on the crossing.
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Llanbadarn level crossing (C) Nigel Brown
This one's on the Vale of Rheidol railway; the main line one is a few yards away.
Vale of Rheidol Railway (C) John Lucas - Geograph - 659211.jpg
Vale of Rheidol Railway (C) John Lucas
The level crossing at Llanbadarn Fawr. Controlled by lights without barriers, all trains have to stop to allow a crew member to operate the lights by means of a plunger.
Level crossings on A4120 (C) John Firth - Geograph - 3558246.jpg
Level crossings on A4120 (C) John Firth
The first one is the Vale of Rheidol narrow gauge line to Devils Bridge and the one behind the line to Machynlleth and beyond
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Mill Street
Looking along Mill Street towards its junction with Alexandra Road, Park Avenue and Chalybeate Street.
The Mill Inn on the left, where George Street meets Mill Street, was originally the Cross Foxes Inn, dating back to at least the 1870s.