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Betchworth

Class N 2-6-0 31871 and a rake of Maunsell carriages calls at the attractive Betchworth station with a train from Redhill to Reading. The original South Eastern Railway stationmaster's house, which contained the signalbox at ground floor level, can be seen in the background.

photograph by Keith Harwood

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Betchworth The station buildings from the road approach.

photograph by Ray Soper

 
The platforms, buildings and level crossing, looking towards Reigate.

photograph by Ray Soper

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Betchworth Double vision? Just in case the passengers didn't know where they were, two adjacent signs proclaiming the station's name.

photograph by Ray Soper

 
Q class Nº30543 at Betchworth with a passenger working on 28th August 1964. Note the scorched smokebox door.

photograph by Ray Soper

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31816 N Class 2-6-0 31816 is seen arriving at Betchworth on a train from Redhill to Reading in December 1964.

photograph by Keith Harwood

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