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35mm colour slide showing section of Saundersfoot Railway near Wisemans Bridge, by Dylan Roberts.
At just over 4ft gauge, the Saundersfoot railway was constructed to link several collieries, including Stepaside/Kilgetty Collieries & Ironworks,to Saundersfoot Harbour. It was later extended to serve Reynalton Colliery, and an extension running north from Thomas Chapel leads to an area of tipping. The route includes an incline and a tunnel. A separate line ran between the Harbour and Stepaside Ironworks.

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Anonymous's picture
This is the Kilgetty Colliery line not Thomas Chapel.
Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales's picture
Thanks for your comment - please see the amended description, any further comments very welcome! - RCAHMW

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