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VORYDD; VORYD; FORYD 1828 TELEGRAPH STATION, RHYL

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NPRN 300825

Map Reference SH98SE

Grid Reference SH99458091

Unitary (Local) Authority Conwy

Old County Denbighshire

Community Kinmel Bay and Towyn

Type of Site SIGNAL STATION

Broad Class COMMUNICATIONS

Period Post Medieval

Site Description Part of the Liverpool and Holyhead Telegraph (nprn 300822).
Built in 1828 as a supplementary station between Voel Nant (nprn 300823) and Llysfaen (nprn 300828). There are no remains. The station was superceded by one built at SH 994 805 (nprn 300826) in 1836.
Source: Faster than the Wind: The Liverpool to Holyhead Telegraph; Frank Large; Avid Publications; 1998.
B.A.Malaws, RCAHMW, 14 September 2000.

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