LLANYBYTHER RAILWAY STATION, LLANYBYDDER

Site Details



NPRN
34727
Map Reference
SN54SW
Grid Reference
SN52104406
Unitary (Local) Authority
Carmarthenshire
Old County
Carmarthenshire
Community
Llanybydder
Type of Site
RAILWAY STATION
Broad Class
Transport
Period
Post Medieval;19th Century

Site Description

Wayside station on the former Manchester & Milford Railway (nprn 91660) between Pencader Junction and Aberystwyth. This section of line and the station opened in 1866; Llanybyther station closed in 1965 although the line remained open for milk traffic until 1973. The site has been largely demolished and cleared and is used as a car park. The main station building and the adjacent goods shed survive in other uses; the former is a single-storey red-brick building with yellow-brick dressings, under a pitched slated roof and the latter a rubble-stone building under a pitched slated roof.
Photographs taken in 1974 in RCAHMW site file: CM/SN54SW/Industrial.
B.A.Malaws, RCAHMW, 10 May 2010.

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