The Dolwyddelan and Penmachno Railway is a garden railway built to a scale of 16mm:1 foot representing a fictitious narrow gauge railway in North Wales. It was built ‘sometime in the late 1800s’ to link the local communities and industries in Penmachno and the surrounding area with the community and national rail network at Dolwyddelan.



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