SH5645 : The upper section of the Gorseddau tramway

taken 11 years ago, 3 km from Pont Aberglaslyn, Gwynedd, Great Britain

The upper section of the Gorseddau tramway
The upper section of the Gorseddau tramway
The eight mile long, 3' wide gauge tramway to Porthmadog harbour was opened in 1857. It was a very well engineered track, with no incline sections. It cost 22,000 to build. All traffic was either horse drawn or hand pushed.
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SH5645, 48 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 3 November, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 22 November, 2006
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Railway (dismantled)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 56 45 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 52:59.2538N 4:8.3506W
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