86A NEWPORT (EBBW JUNCTION)
The shed is on the north side of the main line about a mile west of Newport Station. The top of the yard is visible from the line.
Bear left across the yard on leaving Newport Station and turn right into High Street. Fork left into Commercial Street and turn right into Cardiff Road. Continue for about a mile, and turn left into a drive after going under the railway bridge. This leads to the shed. Walking time 45 minutes.
Newport Corporation bus service No. 3 (Tredegar Park) operates from Dock Street (a few minutes walk from the station) past the drive leading to the shed.
86B NEWPORT (PILL)
The shed is in Newport Dockland.
Bear left across the yard on leaving Newport Station and turn right into High Street. Fork left into Commercial Street and continue into Commercial Road. Bear right into Alexandra Road and turn right into Watch House Parade. The entrance to the docks is at the end of this road. The shed is on the right—hand side of the dock road just past the entrance. Walking time 30 minutes.
Note.—This entrance is sometimes closed at which times the main dock entrance should be used.
Newport Corporation bus service No. 9 (Docks) operates from Dock Street (a few minutes walk from the station) to Watch House Parade.
Route from Ebbw
Turn right along Cardiff Road outside the shed entrance and after about ¾ mile turn right into Mendalgief Road. The dock entrance is at the end of this road by the junction with Watch House Parade. Walking time 25 minutes.
The shed is on the west side of the Hereford avoiding line (goods) by Barton Goods Yard.
Turn left outside the station along Station Road and right into Commercial Road. Continue along High Town and High Street into Eign Street. Turn left into Victoria Road, right into Barton Street and continue into Barton Road. The shed entrance is a gate on the right-hand side just past the railway under-bridge. Walking time 25 minutes.
86E SEVERN TUNNEL JUNCTION
The shed is on the north side of the junction of the Swindon and Gloucester lines east of the station. The yard is partially visible from the Gloucester line.
Turn right outside the station along a cinder path running _ parallel to the line. This path leads to the shed. Walking time 10 minutes.
The shed is on the west side of a goods line between Aberbeeg and Llanhilleth Stations (both closed).
A narrow road leads down a steep hill to Glandwr at the bottom of the valley from the west side of the main Llanhilleth to Aberbeeg road (A467) about midway between the two towns. A path leads to the shed from the left-hand side of this narrow road just past the railway under-bridge. Red and White bus services Nos. 122 (Brynmawr), 142 (Brynmawr) and 145 (Ebbw Vale) operate from Newport Bus Station (Dock Street) along the main road (A467) between Llanhilleth and Aberbeeg. Alight at the road to Glandwr, about 200 yards north of the Walpole Inn. Service No. 122 also passes the approach road to Pontypool Road Station.
86G PONTYPOOL ROAD
The shed is on the west side of the Newport line, by the junction of the Aberdare line, south of Pontypool Road Station. The yard is is visible from both lines.
Turn right outside the station along the approach road. Cross the main road at the top of the hill, and continue into a drive leading down a steep slope. Continue along a cinder path running parallel to the line. A boarded crossing leads from the right-hand side of this path to the shed. Walking time 5 minutes.