Rhosydd - A Ffestiniog Slate Quarry

by Dave Sallery

Contents of this website:
An introduction to Rhosydd
A brief history of the quarry
Water - the lifeblood of the quarry
Transport from and to the quarry
The evolution of Rhosydd
Living and working at Rhosydd
Photo Gallery page 1
Photo Gallery page 2
Photo Gallery page 3
Photo Gallery page 4
Links to other sites

You may also view this page in the German and Dutch Languages

Should you wish to learn more about the Welsh Slate Industry, I have two other websites to view: The Slate Industry of North and Mid Wales and Rhiwbach Quarry and its Tramway.

A partial translation into Polish is now available here, thanks to Valeria Aleksandrova.

Link to my Homepage

Image produced from the Ordnance Survey Get-a-map service.

The information (not photographs) held within this website may be reproduced without permission if the website is credited with providing this information.   All of the photographs held on this website remain the property of the owners and must NOT be reproduced without prior permission.

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