Henstridge station; platform, station building & agent’s house viewed from level crossing, 1962/3


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A view of Henstridge station looking west from level crossing. Showing platform & station buildings; agent’s house just visible to left. Note European railway services
poster, telegraph lineman’s board & ‘public telephone’ sign on station building wall. No bench on platform.

[Note: The author of the well-known history of the S&D, The Somerset & Dorset Railway, Robin Atthill, records his removing the lineman’s board in April 1965 for passing to Clapham Transport Museum (on page 115 of the first and some subsequent editions of the book).]

Photo believed to have been taken in 1962/3.

Photo by J F ‘Eric’ Rimmer. Copyright S&DRT. Our ref. WSHSD_2018_15_38.

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