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VOEL NANT; VOEL NANTE; POINT OF AIR; 1841 TELEGRAPH STATION, PRESTATYN

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NPRN 34233

Map Reference SJ08SE

Grid Reference SJ0839683011

Unitary (Local) Authority Denbighshire

Old County Flintshire

Community Prestatyn

Type of Site SIGNAL STATION

Broad Class COMMUNICATIONS

Period Post Medieval

Site Description 1. Built 1841. Single storey brick building under a slate roof, rectangular, 2 bow windows, stone inscribed tablet.
2. Part of the Liverpool and Holyhead Telegraph (nprn 300822). Built in 1841 to supersede old station at SJ 0789 8181 (nprn 300823). Converted to a private house.
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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