Snowdonia 1903 - Wales Sheet 119
This folded map which measures approximately 24" x 18" when unfolded is produced by Alan Godfrey and covers an area of about 18 miles by 12 miles. It shows railways, roads and canals, and gives a broad view of a wider area. It also includes an introduction and a more detailed map of a small town or village.
This Inch to the Mile map covers Snowdon and the area south and east. Coverage stretches from the Afon Dwyfawr valley and Treflys eastward to Pen y Bedw, and from Snowdon southward to Porthmadog. Tremadoc and Blaenau Ffestiniog are the other towns shown. Several railways are shown winding among the mountains, including the Croesor Tramway, Festiniog Railway, Bala & Ffestiniog Railway, Conwy Valley line, North Wales Narrow Gauge Rly. Apart from Snowdon, mountains include Yr Aran, Mynydd Mawr, Moel Hebog, Moelwyn Bach, Moelwyn Mawr. On the reverse is an extract from Merioneth Sheet 11.10 showing Penrhyndeudraeth in 1913.
It is not possible to list the many hamlets, farmsteads and other topographical features shown on these maps. However, you may find it useful if we list the towns and principal villages or church parishes that are included on this map. Links are given for those for which detailed large-scale maps are also available.
Caernarvonshire: Beddgelert, Dolwyddelan, Penmachno, Portmadoc (or Porthmadog), Tremadoc.
Merioneth: Blaenau Ffestiniog, Ffestiniog, Llandecwyn, Llanfrothen, Maentwrog, Penrhyndeudraeth.
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