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Latitude: 53.2796 / 53°16'46"N
Longitude: -3.8253 / 3°49'31"W
OS Eastings: 278394
OS Northings: 377405
OS Grid: SH783774
Mapcode National: GBR 1ZQJ.M1
Mapcode Global: WH654.6TPM
Entry Name: Retaining wall of Afon Gyffin to E of Pont Pensarn
Listing Date: 8 October 1981
Last Amended: 5 May 2006
Source ID: 3242
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Between Pont Pensarn and the confluence of the Rivers Gyffin and Conwy.
Locality: Pont Pensarn
Built-Up Area: Conwy
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
A C19 curving retaining wall of rubble stone on bedrock, approximately 130m long between Pont Pensarn and the Lifeboat station. At the W end, abutting Pont Pensarn, is a parapet of dwarf walls and iron railings, between 2 rock-faced piers with pyramidal caps, part of the forecourt to the adjoining bowling green.
Listed for its special interest as a C19 river wall forming a group with Pont Pensarn and the railway retaining wall on the opposite bank.
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