Uncover an Obscure Devon Military Railway

The historic Rowtor Target Railway on Dartmoor, UK. (Image: Tim Symons)

The wild, windswept expanses of Dartmoor are home to a number of forgotten narrow-gauge railways from time past, from derelict mining tracks to military target railways. One of the best known of these obscure tramways is the Rowtor Target Railway, a 500-yard-long line half concealed by the long grass of the rugged Devon upland, and quietly maintained by local enthusiasts. Find out more about the Rowtor Target Railway here.


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