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Author Topic: Passengers to get faster journeys between Somerset and Dorset  (Read 2600 times)
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« Reply #15 on: February 21, 2020, 05:12:38 pm »

It looks to me as though the new bridge is of single track width whereas the old bridge used to carry double track.  Is this true?
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« Reply #16 on: February 21, 2020, 07:10:43 pm »

It looks to me as though the new bridge is of single track width whereas the old bridge used to carry double track.  Is this true?

The original line was double track but it has ben single since the 70s.
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« Reply #17 on: February 22, 2020, 11:15:56 am »

Here is the final shot
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