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have passed this often and today thought lets have a look; it is a former station masters house on the hawarden Loop; a once thriving goods and passenger depot 

Well that was a waste of 15 mins I must say!!! still here is my wonderous adventure

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I like the blue door and the window with the decorated panes.

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