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The Men, Ships and Ports of Llyn

A journey around the little coves and beaches of Llyn

Where is Llyn?

Hotmap of the ports of Llyn

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The Ports of Llyn

(This section is very much ongoing)

Nant Gwrtheyrn

 

Nefyn

 

Morfa Nefyn

 

Porthdinllaen

 

Porthsgaden

 

Porthgolmon

 

Porth Ferin

 

Porth Iago

 

Porthoer

 

Porth Orion

 

Bardsey Island

 

Trwyn Dwmi

 

Aberdaron

 

Porth Cadlan

 

Porth Ysgo

 

Rhuol (Rhiw) Porth Neigwl  Abersoch Llanbedrog Pwllheli

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The Ships

Early Coastal Vessel

 

Type of ships

 

The flat Ann

 

Ebenezer of Rhiw

 

The Sparling   Mary Watkins

Jane & Ellen         The Vine

SS Edernian     SS Arvonian

Porthdinllaen Lifeboat      Pwllheli Lifeboat

Banana Boats

Carnarvon Bay         Grenada

Iron Barque "Elissa"

Fully Rigged Cape Horner

Llyn Cape Horner's I        Llyn Cape Horner's II

Photographs of the little ships that traded around Llyn

 

Llyn Ships I

 

Llyn Ships II

 

Llyn Ships III

 

Llyn Ships IV Llyn Ships V Coastal Vessels (100)

 

The Blue Funnel Line

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Ship Owners

Llyn Marine Insurance 1859       Llyn Owned Vessels 1879

 

Capt William Williams Rhiw

 

The Golden Cross Line

 

Capt Hugh Roberts Edern Capt Owen Griffith Nefyn

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Shipbuilding

Nefyn Shipbuilding

Nefyn Shipbuilders and their Ships

Pwllheli Shipbuilding       Porthdinllaen Shipbuilding

Lists of all the ships that were built on the Llyn Peninsula

"1760 ~ 1890"

Llyn I       Llyn II      Nefyn      Porthdinllaen     Pwllheli

Porthdinllaen built vessels in more detail.

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The Men

Llyn Captains        Llyn Mariners

Nefyn Captains       Nefyn Mariners

Llyn Merchant Seamen  (20th Century)

 

The Memoirs of

Capt John Lewis Jones O.B.E.

Capt John Roberts       Capt John Hughes

Remember Them?

(23 pages)

Capt Harri Parry

Capt Richard Prichard Abersoch

Capt Griffith Jones       Capt Robert Williams

Wages on Llyn Ships

Samuel Plimsoll   Llyn Seafarers Postcards

Llyn Mariners Census 1881

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Llŷn Whalers

 

Capt W Williams, Rhiw Capt S K Williams, Morfa Nefyn

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The Trade

 

Nefyn Herring

 

Trading Around Llŷn

 

Smuggling

 

The Lime Trade

 

A cargo of Limestone

 

The Coal Trade

 

Trading from Pwllheli Pwllheli Harbour Dues Pwllheli Harbour Tolls

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Today

Coastal Relics      Relics of Porthdinllaen

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The Sea

Rhiw and the Sea

Letters from Sea

Smugglers

Shipwrecks

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Rhiw.com's Maritime Links Page

This page will be added to as and when we get more information about the little ships that traded around the coast of Llyn.  If you have any photographs  or connections with these ships please can you let us know. Tel 01758 780209

 

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