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Written by Steven Wakefield - 04 May 2004
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Location notes
Situated on the North Wales Coast between Flint and Prestatyn.
Railway type and traffic
Mainly DMU operated services of class 142, 150, 156, 158 and 175. Virgin services to and from Holyhead.
A few freight workings (steel from Healey mills to Mostyn docks ), ballast trains from the Penmaenmawr. Charlie Hulmes "The North Wales Coast Railway - Rheilffordd arfordir Gogledd Cymru" website gives some information on the route and is well worth checking.
Link to Real Time Trains
RTT Link Mostyn Docks
This link should be close to the location, but may not be the actual location so please check the page. This link will take you to what is happening 'around now'. Dates and times can be changed at the top of the page.
Environment
A relatively quiet industrial, dockland, area.
Road directions
Mostyn docks is directly of the A548, which runs between Flint and Prestatyn.

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Mostyn Docks map co-ordinates
Parking
On road next to location.
Public transport
A bus from either Flint or Prestatyn.

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Amenities
None noted at the location.
Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
It might be necessary to adjust the time to suit your visit, this link should open with the current day.
Mostyn Docks

Googly map
Streetmap links
Mostyn Docks general view map
Mostyn Docks close up map

Windows Local Live Link - image quality may vary
Mostyn Docks



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Photographic notes
Best in the morning or early afternoon for services from the west, when sun is more or less behind the camera, evening for shots of services from the east.
Unfortunately there is quite a lot of background noise to hamper videographers.


General views - All photographs © Steven Wakefield unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking east


Fig 1 - Looking east

Looking in the Chester direction.

Fig 2 - Looking west


Fig 2 - Looking west

Looking in the Holyhead direction.

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