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Sep 23, 2017

Viaduct? What viaduct?

The name of Brecon's Viaduct House is puzzling today, because all traces of the railway viaduct which crossed The Struet and the river Honddu vanished decades ago. Brecon was ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

the busy meeting point of three railways but all were closed in the 1960s. One resident recalls how an evening train which crossed the viaduct as it set out for Neath signalled bedtime during his childhood. For more about the structure, including a photo, scan the HistoryPoints QR codes in the window of Little Poppets, on the ground floor of Viaduct House. Or click here