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PENARTH’S HIDDEN & FORGOTTEN SUBMARINE SUBWAY IS RE-APPRAISED

by on February 25, 2016

An extraordinary 21st century analysis of one of Penarth’s major – but unsung – engineering triumphs,  the long-forgotten pedestrian tunnel beneath the River Ely, has now revealed…

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  1. My mother walked under that tunnel as child she never called it a subway just tunnel

  2. Alexander Leitch permalink

    Grangetown members of Penarth Sea Cadets in the 50s and early 60s went 2,3, and occasionally 4 days a week back and fore to Penarth Dock and beyond via the subway during the summer and autumn days. In the darker nights we caught a train there and back. There used to be a piggery on the Grangetown side of the subway which used to smell terribly

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