Dyserth Old Photo Gallery
Hundreds of old photographs of Dyserth
MANY ARE REPEATED UNDER MORE THAN ONE HEADING TO MAKE THEM EASIER TO FIND.
For a list of contributors click on "Acknowledgements" below
Railway
0076 Prestatyn to Dyserth by Motor-ER
0076 Prestatyn to Dyserth by Motor.
Railmotor on the railway at Rhuddlan Road Halt.
0076 Prestatyn to Dyserth by Motor.
Railmotor on the railway at Rhuddlan Road Halt.
0077 Railway c1910-ER
0077 Railmotor on the railway at Prestatyn c1910.
0077 Railmotor on the railway at Prestatyn c1910.
0230 Dyserth Rail Motor posted 1913 htc
0230 Dyserth Rail Motor (card posted 1913) Dyserth Castle in the background, later quarried away.
Harry Thomas Collection
0230 Dyserth Rail Motor (card posted 1913) Dyserth Castle in the background, later quarried away.
Harry Thomas Collection
0232 dyserth station 01 htc
0232 Dyserth Station c1914-1918.
Ladies from the Volunteer Aid Detachment (VAD).
They were single ladies who were living at home and were well educated. They learned nursing and to drive etc for the 1st World War.
It was suggested that the two ladies are Gwyneth Kermode and a Miss Roberts, Captain & Lieutenant of Prestatyn Girl Guides.
Harry Thomas Collection
0232 Dyserth Station c1914-1918.
Ladies from the Volunteer Aid Detachment (VAD).
They were single ladies who were living at home and were well educated. They learned nursing and to drive etc for the 1st World War.
It was suggested that the two ladies are Gwyneth Kermode and a Miss Roberts, Captain & Lieutenant of Prestatyn Girl Guides.
Harry Thomas Collection
0234 dyserth VoC Farmers 1950 htc
0234 Vale of Clwyd Farmers building, Dyserth Station, 1950.
Harry Thomas Collection
0234 Vale of Clwyd Farmers building, Dyserth Station, 1950.
Harry Thomas Collection
0242 meliden stn htc
0242 Railmotor at Meliden Station.

Harry Thomas Collection.
0242 Railmotor at Meliden Station.

Harry Thomas Collection.
0250 On the Dyserth Railway htc
0250 On the Dyserth Railway.
Harry Thomas Collection
0250 On the Dyserth Railway.
Harry Thomas Collection
0251 opening of rly aug 26 1905 at prestatyn htc
0251 Opening of the railway, Aug 26th 1905 at Prestatyn.
Harry Thomas Collection.
0251 Opening of the railway, Aug 26th 1905 at Prestatyn.
Harry Thomas Collection.
0252 posted 1907 htc
0252 Railmotor on the railway. Posted 1907.
Near Fish Cave & Bishop's wood. The spoil heap from from Fish Cave can be seen in the background. (the name of the cave apparently derives from the fish-shape of the spoil heap).
Harry Thomas Collection.
0252 Railmotor on the railway. Posted 1907.
Near Fish Cave & Bishop's wood. The spoil heap from from Fish Cave can be seen in the background. (the name of the cave apparently derives from the fish-shape of the spoil heap).
Harry Thomas Collection.
0253 posted 1915 htc
0253 Railmotor, posted 1915.
Harry Thomas Collection.
0253 Railmotor, posted 1915.
Harry Thomas Collection.
0254 rail car posted 1906 htc
0254 rail car posted 1906.
Harry Thomas Collection
0254 rail car posted 1906.
Harry Thomas Collection
0255 rail car posted 1912 htc
0255 Railmotor, Rhuddlan Road Halt. Posted 1912.
Harry Thomas Collection
0255 Railmotor, Rhuddlan Road Halt. Posted 1912.
Harry Thomas Collection
0258 rly posted 1914 rhuddlan road htc
0258 Railmotor at Rhuddlan Road Halt, Posted 1914.
Harry Thomas Collection.
0258 Railmotor at Rhuddlan Road Halt, Posted 1914.
Harry Thomas Collection.
0259 The Hills, Prestatyn c1910 htc
0259 The Hills, Prestatyn c1910
Railmotor on the railway, near fish cave & Bishop's wood. Posted c1910.
Harry Thomas Collection.
0259 The Hills, Prestatyn c1910
Railmotor on the railway, near fish cave & Bishop's wood. Posted c1910.
Harry Thomas Collection.
0349 On the Dyserth Railway, Prestatyn (posted 1924)-MW
0349 On the Dyserth Railway, Prestatyn (posted 1924)
0349 On the Dyserth Railway, Prestatyn (posted 1924)
0352 Railway, possibly pre-1916-MW
0352 Railway, possibly pre-1916
0352 Railway, possibly pre-1916
0369 Dyserth Railway 01
0369 Railmotor at Rhuddlan Road Halt in 1905.
0369 Railmotor at Rhuddlan Road Halt in 1905.
0370 Dyserth Railway Aug 1905
0370 Dyserth Railway Aug 1905

People posing in front of a new railmotor on the railway, August 1905.
0370 Dyserth Railway Aug 1905

People posing in front of a new railmotor on the railway, August 1905.
0382 New Motor Train, Dyserth
0382 New Motor Train, Dyserth.
Railmotor - these contained a steam-powered propulsion unit.
0382 New Motor Train, Dyserth.
Railmotor - these contained a steam-powered propulsion unit.
0541 New Rail Motor Dyserth
0541 New Rail Motor Dyserth
0541 New Rail Motor Dyserth
0664 Dyserth Station-JG
0664 Dyserth Station.
The waterworks building, across the main road, can be seen in the background.
0664 Dyserth Station.
The waterworks building, across the main road, can be seen in the background.
0736 Dyserth. May  1958.  Engine No 44367 from Rhyl Depot-JP
0736 Dyserth May 1958.
Engine No 44367 from Rhyl Depot
0736 Dyserth May 1958.
Engine No 44367 from Rhyl Depot
0870 railmotor at Meliden station-JP
0870 Railmotor at Meliden station
0870 Railmotor at Meliden station
0871 Dyserth Station and  Yard-JP
0871 Dyserth Station and Yard
0871 Dyserth Station and Yard
1034 Dyserth Railway Station-JP
1034 Dyserth Railway Station.
Closed to passengers on 22-Sept-1930. Possibly one of the smallest stations in Britain.
1034 Dyserth Railway Station.
Closed to passengers on 22-Sept-1930. Possibly one of the smallest stations in Britain.
1141 Hiraddug Road from Trecastell-RJ
1141 Hiraddug Road from Trecastell.
With the trackbed and bridge of the railway extension (never completed) in the foreground. See the Railway section for maps of the proposed rout
1141 Hiraddug Road from Trecastell.
With the trackbed and bridge of the railway extension (never completed) in the foreground. See the Railway section for maps of the proposed rout
1188 New Railmotor at Dyserth-AP
1188 New Railmotor at Dyserth
1188 New Railmotor at Dyserth
1041 Meliden-January 1980-Rail Line removal-JP
1041 Meliden-January 1980-Rail Line removal
1041 Meliden-January 1980-Rail Line removal
0737 Meliden Railway Yard.  February 1980-JP
0737 Meliden Railway Yard. February 1980.
Heavy lorries removing the sleepers and line to Warrington, and this one is having a bit of a struggle leaving along pen-y-maes avenue, Meliden.
0737 Meliden Railway Yard. February 1980.
Heavy lorries removing the sleepers and line to Warrington, and this one is having a bit of a struggle leaving along pen-y-maes avenue, Meliden.
0738 Meliden Railway Yard.  February 1980-JP
0738 Meliden Railway Yard, February 1980.
Heavy lorries removing the sleepers and line to Warrington, and this one is having a bit of a struggle leaving along pen-y-maes avenue, Meliden.
0738 Meliden Railway Yard, February 1980.
Heavy lorries removing the sleepers and line to Warrington, and this one is having a bit of a struggle leaving along pen-y-maes avenue, Meliden.
1043 Rhuddlan Station Special Train to Denbigh-1966-Engine No 42942-JP
1043 Rhuddlan Station.
Not the Dyserth railway, but very interesting. A Special Train to Denbigh in September 1966 - Engine No 42942. Note the Camping Coaches in the background.
1043 Rhuddlan Station.
Not the Dyserth railway, but very interesting. A Special Train to Denbigh in September 1966 - Engine No 42942. Note the Camping Coaches in the background.
1044 Rhuddlan Station c1901-JP
1044 Rhuddlan Station c1901.
Another that isn't the Dyserth Railway, but very interesing.
1044 Rhuddlan Station c1901.
Another that isn't the Dyserth Railway, but very interesing.
1363 Dyserth Drummond
1363 a D Drummond Caledonian "Standard Goods" Class engine (built in the 1880's) arriving from Prestatyn. probably mid to late 50's by engine number. The line at the bottom travels towards the Quarry House Surgery.
1363 a D Drummond Caledonian "Standard Goods" Class engine (built in the 1880's) arriving from Prestatyn. probably mid to late 50's by engine number. The line at the bottom travels towards the Quarry House Surgery.