The W G Rear Railway Collection: Film

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Rolling footage of Caernarvon railway, building of Pan Gwyn [?Waunfawr], Steam on the LMS, Bangor Station Treborth Britannia Bridge, Bangor railway, Bangor, trams & buses in Glasgow, Caernarfon MPD and the Investuture of Prince Charles.

[Original 12 Reels were transfered to the National Screen and Sound Archives, Aberystwyth, who have provided Conwy Archive Service with a digital copy 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.

Related Material

CP384 [Photographs], CX387 [documents] and CMaps & Plans 79 [plans]