Welsh Highland Railway


Restoration of the Welsh Highland Railway through Snowdonia
Datrys were appointed Project Manager for significant elements of the restoration of the railway through Snowdonia to an approximate value of £2.5M.

Works included the design of bridges, earthworks and drainage, and the letting and administration of the contracts.

Project Details

  • Project: Welsh Highland Railway
  • Client: Welsh Highland Railway
  • Location: North Wales
  • Cost: £2.5M

The Welsh Highland Railway is the UK’s longest heritage railway and runs for 25 miles from Caernarfon, past the foot of Snowdon and the picture postcard village of Beddgelert, then through the stunning Aberglaslyn Pass and on to Porthmadog.

Passengers ride in some of the most comfortable carriages on any heritage railway in the UK, including first class Pullman luxury.




Caernarfon: 01286 671027

Mold: 01352 706205

Email: info@datrys.coop


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