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book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not
illustrated. 1883 edition. Excerpt: ...Waterfall, a narrow stream
which falls perpendicularly from a great height, and the village of
Aber, are about 4 miles distant; Penmaenmawr, 1545 feet high, is
within 3 miles, and Puffin Island, opposite, can be reached by
boat. Trains also run to Conway, Llandudno, Bettwsy-Cced, Holyhead,
Bangor, Menai Bridge, Penthyn Castles, Nant-y-Francon, Beaumaris,
Carnarvon, and Festiniog. Amusements.--Soles, plaice, and salmon
can be caught near the shore. Boating can also be bad. Hotels and
Boarding Houses--The Queen's Hotel. Lodgings are moderately cheap,
but limited. House Agents.--Roberts, postmaster, will give all
information. Llangranog (Cardiganshire).--A small watering place
situated at the mouth of a creek some 6 miles to the south of New
Quay, and rapidly rising as a place of summer resort. It consists
of about 100 houses. Living is chesp. The inhabitants number 855.
Routes.--By London and North Western Railway to Lllandyssil, and
thence by conveyance. Climate and Season.--The air is pure, and the
season a summer one. Beach and Scenery.--The beach and bathing are
good, and the scenery around is romantic. Objects of
Interest.--Llandyssil, NewQuay, Aberystwith, Cardigan, and many
other places are easily accessible. Amusements.--Fishing and
boating. Church.--There is a small parish church. Hotels and
Boarding Houses.--There are two inns, and a moderate amount of
furnished apartments. Iilanstephen and Ferryside
(Carmarthenshire).--The former place is situated at the mouth of
the Towy, and was once celebrated for its holy well. Ferryside is 1
mile distant. Provisions are cheap and abundant. The water supply
is good. They are distant from London 238V miles. Routes.--By Great
Western Railway to Ferryside, thence by ferry to Llanstephen.
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