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Written by Mark Bearton - 28 Nov 2004
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Location notes
Llanbradach is a small settlement on the west side of the Rhymney valley north of Caerphilly on the Cardiff to Rhymney line.
Railway type and traffic
Most weekday services are provided by class 142/143 and 150 units.
Llanbradach station is very quiet with a few houses next to the up platform.
Road directions
Llanbradach is just off the A469 north of Caerphilly. Turn left at the first roundabout north of the junction with the A468 and take the 3rd or 4th road on the left.

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Llanbradach map co-ordinates
There is space to park outside the flats by the station.
Public transport
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There are no shops in the immediate vicinity of the station though there may be some on the main road through the village.
Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
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Googly map
Streetmap links
Llanbradach general view map
Llanbradach close up map

Windows Local Live Link - image quality may vary

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Photographic notes
The light is best here in the early afternoon for trains heading down the valley towards Cardiff.

General views - All photographs © Mark Bearton unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking north

Fig 1 - Looking north

From the platform end

Fig 2 - Looking north

Fig 2 - Looking north

From the station footbridge

Fig 3 - Looking south

Fig 3 - Looking south

From the station platform

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