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Latitude: 52.9967 / 52°59'47"N
Longitude: -4.0011 / 4°0'4"W
OS Eastings: 265792
OS Northings: 346243
OS Grid: SH657462
Mapcode National: GBR 5W.H6JQ
Mapcode Global: WH558.HYX2
Entry Name: Rhosydd Incline, Drumhouse & Tramway
Scheduled Date: 23 March 1994
Source ID: 266
Cadw Legacy ID: ME142
Schedule Class: Transport
Category: Industrial monument
Period: Post Medieval/Modern
Traditional County: Merionethshire
The monument consists of a tramway leading to a drumhouse and incline from a ruined slate dressing complex at on the top of Cwm Croesor and connecting with further inclines from Croesor Quarry and the former Croesor railway in the valley bottom.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of the development of industrial transportation in the 18th and 19th century. The track bed, bridges, drainage systems, embankments and revetments may all be expected to contain archaeological information in regard to construction techniques and functional detail.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.
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