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Penrhyn Railway

This line is closed. It was a narrow gauge railway carrying slate from the Penrhyn quarries at Bethesda to Port Penrhyn. It was the first narrow gauge line in Caernarvonshire, coming into operation in 1801.

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Opened 1801
Closed

24 July 1962

Clickable map of the Penrhyn Railway.

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This line runs from the North Wales Coast to the slate quarries at Bethesda.

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From Port Penrhyn to Bethesda.


Page created on 15/06/2000
Page last edited on: 02/04/2012
Contact: Ewan Crawford