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Dec 2, 2023

Aber's old lifeboat station

Aberystwyth's lifeboat station is obvious to visitors and residents, thanks to its harbour-side location. Its Victorian predecessor is more obscure - well away from the sea. Now our QR codes on that building, in Queen's Road, enable anyone to discover its ...

origins and see a photo of it, along with the town's lifeboat and launching trailer, in the early 20th century. You'll also find information about later uses of the building, including as a BBC broadcasting studio. To see the information and photo, use your smartphone to scan the QR codes or click here