Conwy, Caernarfonshire (Gwynedd), North Wales. (2) Location map
  View of Thomas Teldord's Suspension Bridge seen from one of the tallest towers in Conway Castle, Conway, Caernarvonshire (Gwynedd), Snowdonia, North Wales   Thomas Telford's Suspension Bridge, in the centre, seen from one of the four tallest towers in the castle.

This elegant suspension bridge was completed in 1826. It replaced the ferry, which was previously the only means of crossing the river. Attempting the crossing before this was a daunting prospect for travellers, the river currents being treacherous, and many folk drowned in the attempt.

The road bridge can be seen on the left and Robert Stephenson's railway bridge, built in 1848, on the right.

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  Picture of the River Conway, Conway, Caernarfonshire (Gwynedd), Snowdonia, North Wales   River Conwy.

The River Conwy near its estuary looking north-east towards Deganwy from on the Conwy road bridge.




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  Photograph along Berry Street and Castle Street, Conway, Caernarvonshire (Gwynedd), Snowdonia, North Wales   Conwy.

View through the town wall along Berry Steet and Castle Street to the Castle at the end.



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  Photograph of Conway Valley, Caernarvonshire (Gwynedd), Snowdonia, North Wales   The Conwy Valley.

Looking across the Conwy Valley from north to south about 6 miles south of Conwy.



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