Two lines at Axminster Railway Station again

PUBLISHED: 10:23 23 September 2009 | UPDATED: 00:14 16 June 2010

P2070-39-09SH  Wagons brought in tons of stones as Axminster railway station work was carried out over the weekend.
Picture by Simon Horn.

P2070-39-09SH Wagons brought in tons of stones as Axminster railway station work was carried out over the weekend. Picture by Simon Horn.

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FOR the first time in more than four decades, two rail lines run through Axminster station.

FOR the first time in more than four decades, two rail lines run through Axminster station.

The line was laid as part of the redoubling work that will see a three-mile passing loop installed by the end of November.

Trains services were replaced by buses over the weekend of September19 and 20.

To see a video of some of the work going on, visit www.midweekherald.co.uk


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