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Ledbury Station, Herefordshire, 25th June 1950

Ledbury Station, Herefordshire, 25th June 1950


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Date: 21st August 2015

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Ledbury Station, Herefordshire, 25th June 1950

A view of Ledbury Station in Herefordshire, taken on 25th June 1950. This image shows the station buildings and signs for the ladies waiting room and booking office. The footbridge and old signal box can also be seen on the far left.
Ledbury station opened in 1861 and today maintains services to Birmingham New Street, Hereford and London Paddington

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1950 1950s Herefordshire June Platform Station Station Building Ledbury


EDITORS COMMENTS
Transporting us back in time to the quaint town of Ledbury, Herefordshire, this print captures a slice of history on the 25th of June, 1950. The image showcases Ledbury Station in all its vintage glory, with its charming station buildings and nostalgic signage for the ladies' waiting room and booking office. A true testament to an era long gone. As our eyes wander across the frame, we are drawn to the footbridge that gracefully stretches towards the horizon, inviting passengers to embark on their journeys. And there it stands proudly – an old signal box serving as a guardian of railway operations. Ledbury Station has been a vital hub since its opening in 1861 and continues to connect communities today. With services reaching Birmingham New Street, Hereford, and London Paddington, it remains an enduring symbol of connectivity through time. This remarkable photograph is not just a glimpse into history; it's also a reminder of how far we've come in terms of transportation technology. It sparks nostalgia for simpler times when train travel was at its peak and stations were bustling with life. Preserved by STEAM Museum of GWR (Great Western Railway), this print serves as both a window into our past and an ode to progress.

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