Britain >South >Sherborne Templecombe Yeovil Junction


Collected date 24/05/07

Sherborne sign

Sherborne is between Yeovil Junction and Templecombe on the West of England main line. Our stop there led us into the incredibly pretty town of Sherborne with the Abbey in its centre.

The original station building remains on the up (north) side of the station:

Sherborne front

The entrance to the station building:

Sherborne entrance

To the east of the station building is the old parcels office, now a commercial premises:

Sherborne parcels office

The rear of the station building, seen from the footbridge:

Sherborne rear

Looking west along the up platform at the footbridge, with the old parcels office to the right:

Sherborne footbridge

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

Sherborne looking west

Looking east at the level crossing:

Sherborne looking east

The signalbox at the level crossing, now in private hands:

Sherborne old signalbox

Looking east from the footbridge at the level crossing:

Sherborne from footbridge looking

Looking west along the line from the footbridge:

Sherborne from footbridge looking

The buildings on platform 2 date from the 1960s:

Sherborne platform 2