|Title||Great Orme Tramway A descending tram begins the steep descent of Old Road. The "tram" is actually a funicular railway hauled by a cable concealed in the central slot in the roadway at this point.|
|Photo's author||David Stowell User stats Author's photos|
|Source||Wikimedia Commons image|
|Date||11 Jul 2007 00:00:00|
|Original size||640 x 480|
|Retrieved from source on||14 Mar 2012 03:17:42 (UTC)|
Walking up the tram tracks, Ty-Gwyn Road, Great Orme
Great Orme Tramway - car number 4 at junction with Wyddfyd Road, Black Gate
Great Orme Tramway - Car number 4 at Black Gate
Great Orme Tramway - car number 5 joining Ty-Gwyn Road
Great Orme Tramway A descending car threads its way down Old Road. Not surprisingly normal motor traffic is prohibited on this road! The promenade and Colwyn Bay can be seen in the distance. The "tram…
Great Orme Tramway A descending tram begins the steep descent of Old Road. The "tram" is actually a funicular railway hauled by a cable concealed in the central slot in the roadway at this point.
Rofft Place, Llandudno These two pairs of semi detached houses have an amazing view over the town and the bay.
Garden Terracing from Rofft Gate This garden has an amazing view of the town and bay. The footpath, Rofft Gate, continues past the garden.
Old Gate at Beaver Lodge Interesting old gate at Beaver Lodge holiday accommodation on Old Road.
Footpath to Rofft Gate This footpath passes the memorial viewing seat 339897, and the Scots Pines, some of which have fallen in the recent gales 339886. The path continues on to meet Rofft Gate at 339…
Scots Pine Stump This is the stump of one of the Scots Pine casualties seen at 339886. Counting the rings at high resolution suggests that this one was about 70 years old.
Junction of Ty-Gwyn Road and Old Road
Great Orme tram on the steep hill into and out of Llandudno
Llandudno The houses around TyGwyn Road on the Great Orme with the main town of Llandudno lower down and Snowdonia in the background.
Great Orme Tramway - passing loop on lower section, Ty-Gwyn Road
Ty Gwyn Road and Llwynon Road
Long Train Dropping Woot
Great Orme Tramway
Great Orme Tramway The tramway comes up the steep hill from Old Road and curves round to join Ty Gwyn Road, which it follows all the way up to the Half Way Station. A series of inspection plates can b…
Footpath from Rofft Gate At the green grassy patch at the bottom of the path the descending path goes left towards Haulfre Gardens, and the Summit Path goes to the right up the Great Orme.
Clwyd, Wales, United Kingdom osm