Video: Dolgarrog Dam Disaster and other Events

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Scenes include:

Conway bridge celebrations, 1926;

Dolgarrog Dam Disaster (part 1), 1925;

'Jack Frost' - [?Snowdonia];

Llandudno 1939-1945: Councillors boarding visiting destroyers moored in Llandudno Bay;

Llandudno lifeboat;

Scenes after a blizzard showing waterwheel, river and steam wagon, 1949;

Dolgarrog Dam Disaster (part 2), 1925.

[Original film held by the National Screen and Sound Archive of Wales]

[Surrogate Copy available on DVD]

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Access to some documents may be restricted due to Data Protection legislation, Conwy Archives will advise where this is the case. For details and opening hours see http://www.conwy.gov.uk/en/Resident/Libraries-Museums-and-Archives/Archives/Archives.aspx.