South Wales Branch

   On Bank Holiday Monday, 29th August 2011 Pathfinder Railtours operated 'The Carmarthen Cavalier' which was diesel hauled from Dorridge to Bristol Temple Meads where ex-BR 8P Pacific numbered 71000 'Duke of Gloucester' hauled the 12-coach rake to Carmarthen. This image shows the return journey (16.40 from Carmarthen) at Ferryside running alongside the Afon Tywi.   Stuart Warr

Branch News

Dates for your Diary
Branch Fixtures for 2019
Meeting Reports
Reports of recent branch meetings
Branch Officers contact details


Photographs around South Wales
Branch Photographic Page 2009
A selection of images from our area


7903 Woodmancote
John Cruxon 01/06/2007

800016 Newport Station
Roger Thomas 08/05/2018

20312 20308 Margam Knuckle Yard
Stuart Warr 27/04/2013

Forthcoming Events

Wednesday 27th March
Port Talbot
 new venue  The Railways of Briton Ferry
Phil Adams (co-writer of the recently published book on the same subject)

Wednesday 10th April
‘Charter Trains in the 21st Century’

Iain Pate

Cardiff meetings are held at Old Church Rooms, Park Road, Radyr, Cardiff CF15 8DF adjacent to its junction with the main road through Radyr, commencing at 19.30

Port Talbot meetings are held at The Grand Hotel, Station Road, Port Talbot SA13 1DE, commencing at 19.30