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« on: March 08, 2021, 09:39:31 pm »

What is the longest branch line in Cornwall?
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« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2021, 09:46:45 pm »

What is the longest branch line in Cornwall?

Looking at the Adlestop map (https://www.systemed.net/carto/New_Adlestrop_Railway_Atlas.pdf ) which is geographic and clear, the longest branch that remains open is Newquay.  In the past, there may have been an argument for the Padstow LSWR (London South Western Railway)/SR(resolve) branch to be considered but I suspect that depends on whether you count it back Halwill Junction or to the Devon / Cornwall border.
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« Reply #2 on: February 21, 2022, 09:09:46 am »

I've put this here so as not to create another thread.

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