Dawlish flooding

The latest gales and high tides have wrecked the iconic ex-Great Western Railway line along Dawlish Warren and the seafront of Dawlish town.  It’s a far cry from the usual picture of GWR Kings and Castles on a sunny summer’s day.  The sea wall has been breached in places and the rails are hanging in mid-air.  It’s going to take a lot of work to get this going again. 

The following, very small, pictures come from the BBC website I’ll try and update them when I can find something better.

Update – better photographs added from the BBC.


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Secretary of the East Surrey N Gauge railway club
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1 Response to Dawlish flooding

  1. sed30 says:

    Reblogged this on sed30's Blog and commented:
    Poor Dawlish 2


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