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Written by Alan Wallwork - 25 Jun 2005
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Location notes
Mid Wales, up in the mountains above Porthmadog.
Railway type and traffic
Mainly DMUs, with the occasional special railtour working.
Environment
Depressing area surrounded by slate but very photogenic.
Road directions
Situated on the A470.

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Blaenau Ffestiniog map co-ordinates
Parking
There is parking in the town.
Public transport
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Amenities
Not many - best to take a snack or buy refreshments on the Ffestiniog train.
Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
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Blaenau Ffestiniog

Googly map
Streetmap links
Blaenau Ffestiniog general view map
Blaenau Ffestiniog close up map

Windows Local Live Link - image quality may vary
Blaenau Ffestiniog



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Photographic notes
A station with both full size and miniature steam trains. Most shots will have a background of slate.


General views - All photographs © Alan Wallwork unless otherwise stated
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