HistoryPoints News

Jul 15, 2012

A ferry unusual sight

You can't miss the Duke of Lancaster if you walk the Flintshire section of the Wales Coast Path. It's a ...
big ferry from the makers of the Titanic, and was so luxuriously fitted out it doubled up as a cruise ship. It was beached at Llannerch-y-Môr in 1979 and housed a leisure and shopping complex until 1986, after which it has been disused. Now you can read its story as you walk past by scanning the QR codes on the rail bridge nearby. Or by clicking here