Aberystwyth and Welch Coast Railway
This line is open. The line runs from
Aberystwyth to Dovey Junction, Dovey Junction to Machnyllech and Dovey
Junction to Pwllheli via Barmouth and Porthmadog. Note the spelling used
in the Act for this railway.
Clickable Schematic of route [Key]
This line follows the coastline around Cardigan
Bay. Afonwen was known to the railwaymen as "If and when". This line
has a long viaduct at Barmouth which required major works in the 1980s to keep
the line open from Morfa Mawddash to Pwllheli open.
The line became part of the Cambrian
Description of route
From Aberystwysth to Pwllheli.
Page created on 03/07/2000
Page last edited on: 11/03/2012
Contact: Ewan Crawford