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Parson Street

Collected date 10/05/08

Parson Street sign

Parson Street was the first station to be collected of 2008's station collecting holiday, and was a short trip from Bristol Temple Meads. The station was reminiscent of Goodrington Sands, with the station facilities on a road bridge over the line:

Parson Street shelter

Platforms 1 and 2, seen looking westwards from the road bridge:

Parson Street platforms 1 and 2

The bridge seen from the platform:

Parson Street bridge

Platform 2, on the right, with an unnamed platform on a goods line on the left:

Parson Street platform 2

Platform 1, seen from Platform 2. Platform 1 has a disused platform edge giving onto empty space where track once was.

Parson Street platform 1

Looking west along the line:

Parson Street looking west