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Llanberis was once one of the major slate quarrying centres in North Wales with extensive quarries forming part of the landscape. It is also the take-off point for the Snowdon Mountain Railway and the home of the national Museum of Wales Slate Quarrying Museum.

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HRS 1411 Waterwheel Llanberis slate museum nd

HRS 1411 Waterwheel Llanberis slate museum nd

HRS 1410 Llanberis slate quarry museum

HRS 1410 Llanberis slate quarry museum

HRS 1412 Llanberis slate quarry museum

HRS 1412 Llanberis slate quarry museum

HRS 1413 Quarry hospital Llanberis

HRS 1413 Quarry hospital Llanberis

HRS 1414 steel ring board

HRS 1414 steel ring board

HRS 1415 Tool bench Llanberis slate

HRS 1415 Tool bench Llanberis slate

HRS 1417 Llanberis slate museum loco 2004

HRS 1417 Llanberis slate museum loco 2004

HRS 1416 Llanberis slate museum forge 2004

HRS 1416 Llanberis slate  museum forge 2004

HRS 1418 Timber benchsaw Llanberis

HRS 1418 Timber benchsaw Llanberis

HRS 4318 Llanberis slate museum foundry 2007

HRS 4318 Llanberis slate museum foundry 2007

HRS 4319 Llanberis slate museum forges 2007

HRS 4319 Llanberis slate museum forges 2007

HRS 4320 Steam crane close up Llanberis 2007

HRS 4320 Steam crane close up Llanberis 2007

HRS 4321 Llanberis slate museum 2007

HRS 4321 Llanberis slate museum 2007

HRS 5974 Llanberis slate tips Nov 2008

HRS 5974  Llanberis slate tips Nov 2008