Tracks in the Sand
The Story of the Fairbourne Railway




 

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INTRODUCTION

Barmouth and a crossing by motor boat to Barmouth Ferry where we are transported back in time 50 years.............
Introduction to Fairbourne
LIFEBOAT DAY

The 'lifeboat special' is an unusal feature for any railway but this extract ends in a thrilling water 'rescue'............
LifeBoat Day
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FOOTPLATE RIDE

On the footplate of Beddgelert heading for Barmouth Ferry..........
Footplate Ride
DOUBLE HEADING

Sherpa and Yeo on their way down together at the start the day...........
Double Heading
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Visit the BBC Wales North West website for more on Barmouth and Fairbourne