81A OLD OAK COMMON
The shed is at the north side of the junction of the Reading and High Wycombe lines two miles west of Westbourne Park. It is separated from the line by the carriage sheds and the yard is not visible from the line.
Leave Willesden Junction (L.M.R. and L.T.E.) Station by the approach road, and turn left into Old Oak Lane. Turn left again into Old Oak Common Lane and a drive leads to the shed from a gate on the left-hand side. Walking time 10 minutes.
See also under London.
The shed is on the south side of the main line near to the junction of the Windsor line west of the station. The yard is visible from both lines.
Turn right outside the station into the approach road. Cross William Street at the end, and enter the car park. The shed entrance is an opening on the right hand side. Walking time 5 minutes.
The shed is in the fork of the main and Brentford lines at the east end of the station. The yard is visible from both lines.
Turn right outside the station along South Road and right into Park Avenue. Turn right over a footbridge that crosses the railway. A flight of steps leads from the centre of this bridge to the shed. Walking time 5 minutes.
The shed is in the fork of the Newbury and Didcot lines west of Reading General Station. The yard is visible from both lines.
Turn right outside Reading General Station along Tudor Road. Turn left into Caversham Road and right into Great Knollys Street. A cinder path leads across a piece of waste land (opposite house No. 145) from the right-hand side of this road to the shed. Walking time l0 minutes.
The shed is on the east side of the Oxford line north of the station. The yard is not visible from this line, but is partially visible from the avoiding line.
A subway connects the station platforms and extends to a flight of steps north of the station. A cinder path leads from the top of the steps to the shed. Walking time 5 minutes.
The shed is on the west side of the line north of the station. The yard is visible from the line.
Turn right out of the yard on the down (west) side of the station into Cripley Road and continue into Abbey Road (cul-de-sac). Turn left along a cinder path at the end and then right over the carnal footbridge. Turn right along the towing path and the shed entrance is about 20 yards further on the left. Walking time 5 minutes.