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Dilton Marsh

Collected date 12/05/08

Dilton Marsh sign

Dilton Marsh station is a small halt just west of Westbury on the line that goes on to Warminster. It was commemorated in a poem by John Betjeman reproduced on a plaque at the station itself:

Dilton Marsh poem

The northbound platform 1, for trains towards Westbury:

Dilton Marsh platform 1

Looking north along the line from the end of platform 1:

Dilton Marsh looking north

Looking south from platform 1 showing the ramp down to the road which goes under the line, and platform 2 in the distance:

Dilton Marsh platform 1 looking

Down the ramp, under the railway, and up another ramp to get to platform 2:

Dilton Marsh platform 2

On platform 2:

Dilton Marsh platform 2

From platform 2, a good view of platform 1:

Dilton Marsh platform 1 seen
from platform 2