Llangollen [1st]

Location type


Name and dates

Llangollen [1st] (1862-1865)

Note: text in square brackets is added for clarity and was not part of the location's name.

Opened on the Vale of Llangollen Railway.
Opened on the Llangollen and Corwen Railway.


This terminus was east of the present station, the terminus of the line from Ruabon. It was located east of Castle Street. the station was replaced in 1865 upon extension of the line west through the new Llangollen station to Corwen [1st].




A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: North and Mid Wales v. 11 (Regional railway history series)

Industrial Tramways of the Vale of Llangollen (Locomotion Papers)

Railway Moods: The Llangollen Railway

Railways of North Wales the Llangollen Line: Ruabon to Barmouth

Railways of the Dee Valley: Ruabon to Corwen

Ruabon to Barmouth: Featuring Llangollen (Western Main Line)

The Great Western in North Wales: Including the Llangollen, Bala Lake and Fairbourne and Barmouth Railways (British Railways Past & Present)

The Llangollen Railway Recollections