Pen-y-Pass, Pen-y-Grwyd

| 0


Address

Phone

Website

Email

Pen-y-Pass, Nantgwynant, Gwynedd, LL55 4NY

0345 371 9534

Click here for website

Click here to contact


History

A former mountain lodge where George Mallory stayed here while using Snowdon as a training ground for his ill-fated Everest expedition. The bar is named Mallory’s after him and information about the surrounding mountains and Mallory himself can be seen throughout the building.

FacebooktwitterpinterestmailFacebooktwitterpinterestmail

Snowdon Ranger, Rhyd Ddu

| 0
AddressYHA Snowdon Ranger, Rhyd Ddu, Gwynedd, LL54 7YS 
Phone03453 719659
WebsiteClick here for website
EmailClick here to contact

Snowdon Ranger is a former inn, named after one of the first guides to show people to the summit. It has now been a Youth Hostel for 80 years. It is set in an area steeped in Welsh history with the village of Beddgelert 5 miles to the South and the World Heritage town of Caernarfon 8 miles to the North.

The Snowdon Ranger Hotel. Liverpool Daily Post, 14 April 1939

Brief History

1857Evan Roberts was the Proprietor.
1878Robert Roberts was the Proprietor. His wife Mary Roberts suffered an injury with a meat cleaver and died shortly after.
1882Licensee James Covell (b.1848 d.1889)
1892Licensee Mrs Ann Covell (b.1852 d.1911)
1899Licensee W. E. Webster was fined for allowing drinking on a Sunday
1907Licence transferred from Mrs Foulkes to William Harrison, former schoolmaster at Nantmor School
1914Licence allowed to lapse by owner Rev. J. M. Parry and hotel converted to a home of rest
1939Building acquired and converted to a Youth Hostel

Also see: 1878: Sudden death near Carnarvon


Snowdon Ranger, Rhyd Ddu

AddressYHA Snowdon Ranger, Rhyd Ddu, Gwynedd, LL54 7YS Phone03453 719659WebsiteClick here for websiteEmailClick here to contact Snowdon Ranger is a former inn, named after one of the first guides to show people to the summit. It has now been a Youth … Continued

Tagged , , | Comments Off on Snowdon Ranger, Rhyd Ddu

1914: Snowdon Ranger Hotel – now a home of rest

SNOWDON RANGER HOTEL. NOW A HOME OF REST. This well-known house, formerly an hotel, has been transformed into a home of rest for missionaries. It will be the property of the society of the Sacred Mission, which is a Church … Continued

Posted in Newspapers | Tagged , | Leave a comment

1907: The Snowdon Ranger Hotel – transfer of licence

Carnarvon County Police Court Saturday, before Dr Taylor Morgan (Chairman), Meesrs D. P. Williams, G. J. Roberts, J. Isaard Davies, Arthur Williams, T. J. Davies, Robert Roberts, and H. Jones Roberts THE SNOWDON RANGER Mr R Pughe Griffiths applied for … Continued

Posted in Nantmor, Newspapers, Rhyd-Ddu | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment
FacebooktwitterpinterestmailFacebooktwitterpinterestmail