HistoryPoints News

Oct 26, 2023

Eeriness on the coast path

You won't find anywhere more eerie along the Wales Coast Path than the towering mausoleum, in woodland near Bangor, of the family which owned the huge Dinorwig slate quarry. For the first time, information about the building is now available ...

on the spot - simply scan the HistoryPoints QR codes on the nearby waymarker post to discover why the Faenol Mausoleum was built and the names of the people buried there. One of them was still a child when she cut the first sod for construction of the Snowdon Mountain Railway, where a steam loco carries her name to this day. Our information is also available by clicking here