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Station Road, Colwyn Bay

Pier & Promenade, Colwyn Bay

 

Llandrillo Church Nr Colwyn Bay

 

Old Colwyn & Colwyn Bay

Foryd Harbour 1

A sailing ship is towed out of Foryd Harbour by a steam tug.

Foryd Harbour 2

A sailing ship at anchor in Foryd Harbour. Rhyl promenade can be seen in the distance.

Foryd Harbour 3

Several sailing ships at anchor in Foryd Harbour.

Rhyl Beach

On the beach looking towards Foryd.

High Street, Rhyl

Rhyl's main shopping street

Marine Lake, Rhyl

The landing stage at the Marine Lake.

Marine Lake,Rhyl

The Rhyl Miniature Railway has run around the Marine Lake since 1911

Rhyl Parade

The Parade looking west towards Foryd. Bathing huts can be seen along the shore.

West Parade, Rhyl

The West Parade, with its many hotels, with the Pavilion in the distance.

Rhyl Pavilion & Parade

The Parade and Pavilion looking west towards Foryd.

Rhyl Pavilion

The Pavilion was an ornate building with five domes and dominated the promenade. It was demolished in 1973.

Rhyl Sands.

The beach with its donkey rides.

Rhyl Station

Rhyl, in its heyday, was an important station on the Chester to Holyhead line with large numbers of day-trippers arriving by train during the summer. It was also the terminus of the now closed Vale of Clwyd line to Corwen.

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