The village and it’s people

The village …


Its people …


The Jones Family

J R Jones (Bob 1869 - 1939?)

J R Jones (Bob 1869 – 1939?) 14 Castle Terrace. Eldest son of Ann and John Jones. He was the local coal merchant and his office was based in the station yard. The shed was then moved to Hafanedd, Castle Terrace.

Ann and John Jones, 14 castle Terrace. Parents to the local coal merchant, J R Jones

Ann and John Jones, 14 castle Terrace. Parents to the local coal merchant, J R Jones

1908 Moriah Chapel.

1908 Moriah Chapel. The wedding of Elizabeth (nee Jones, daughter of John Jones Hen Efail, sister to J R Jones, local coal merchant. Resided at 14 Castle Terrace) and Christopher Jones from 8 Bennar Viev, Blaenau Ffestniog.

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 Church and Chapel …


Pentre Bont …


Dolwyddelan Station …

A Ferranti Transformer for Ffestiniog Power Station. copy

A Ferranti Transformer for Ffestiniog Power Station. The tank was designed specifically to fit through the Blaenau tunnel and crawled through with constant stops to adjust the position on its bogie as there was barely an inch to spare either side.


‘Then and Now’ …


You can find more photos of Dolwyddelan and the Lledr valley on …

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