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326 viewsDown train bound for London via St. Olaves, Haddiscoe, Beccles and Ipswich.
Courtesy of Mr J Deen

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371 viewsBack in 1911. Belton and Burgh Castle station was very much the heart iof the village and set amongst rolling countryside. No trace of the station exists today and since the location and some of the surrounding counteryside was designated for development, residential housing now covers much of the land seen here.
Courtesy of HMRS/H.F.Hilton Coll'n)

(8 votes)
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369 viewsGreat Yarmouth suffered two major rail closured in 1959 and as a consequence the dismal scene of closed stations on once important rail links became common. Just outside Great Yarmouth and the first station on the line to London, Belton and Burgh Castle was one such station and is seen here in an unwanted and unused state on 15th July, 1963.
Courtesy RCTS/W004064

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Nose Art163 viewsNose Art from Right Hand Side
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356 viewsBelton station looking towards Gt. Yarmouth.
Courtesy of Mr J Deen.

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340 viewsThe gates are closed to allow an express train to pass on it's way either to or from London, The signal box on the left and the station on the right. Looking from Station road South.
[olor=red] Courtesy of Mr J Deen.

(6 votes)
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139 viewsA sketch of the "Belle of the East"
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Belton WI94 viewsWI display of arts & crafts during the 1991 Belton Church Fete
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Village fete 1981114 views
The W.I. alphabet, a piece of handy-work by Mrs Janet Farrow (ex president in1982 - 1985)

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102 viewsVictorian hand bells on display at Collectors World
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361 viewsAn express train approches the quiet village of Belton on its journey to London.
Courtesy of Mr J. Deen.

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93 viewsA group of the BDHS waiting for the coach to arrive in Aldborough High Street .
Taken by Kin Saul

(6 votes)
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