Newport Model Railway Society

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A brief chronology of the railway at Little Mill

1854 Newport Abergavenny and Hereford Railway opened through Little Mill

1856 Coleford Monmouth Usk and Pontypool Railway opened joining the NA&HR at Little Mill

1861 Station closed

1883 Branch platform re-opened

1914- Sidings added

1925 Four sidings in the yard at this date

1927 Glascoed Halt opened

1936 Diesel Railcars first used to Monmouth

1938 ROFactory Box at Glascoed opened, sidings increased to 7, junction remodelled, first workmens' trains run.

1952 Station becomes unstaffed

1955 13th June, Passenger services to Monmouth finish, freight only to Usk

1962 Workmens trains finish

1964 Sidings lifted, except one

1965 Usk freight services cease.

1993 Glascoed branch closed