Book Title: An Illustrated History of the Festiniog Railway
Author: Robert Schwandl
Format: Hardback | 128 pages
Publication Date: 28 Jun 2007
Written by Peter Johnson, this is an illustrated history of the Festiniog Railway, one of the country's leading heritage lines. The railway carries thousands of visitors and tourists each year. It first opened in 1836 and originally carried tons of slate to the harbour at Porthmadog from the quarries at Blaenau Ffestiniog.