We finally managed to ascend Snowdon on a
reasonable day - the only fine day of our weeks holiday! Here we are
about to pass a
downhill steam hauled train at Hebron station. My only complaint about
the railway is their insistance that 10 passengers occupy
each compartment, which leads to an uncomfortable squeeze (like a tin of
sardines?) with "normal-sized" people
A view from the train of the Llanberis
The summit of Snowdon, complete with mist,
but it was possible to see the coastline.
Looking down on Summit station, showng
the steps down.
A train begins its misty descent of the
mountain, with the path down to Llanberis visible on the right.
Our train awaits at Summit station.
Hunslet built diesel loco no.10.
Another view of the Llanberis Pass as we
Arrival platform at Llanberis station.
The empty train was then propelled out of
the arrival platform and then brought into the departure side of the