The portico to the former Penrhyn Arms Hotel, Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Meirion
N 53° 13.841 W 004° 06.796
30U E 425688 N 5898510
Quick Description: A preserved portico in Pen-y-bryn park, Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales.
Location: North Wales, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 3/30/2011 5:36:16 PM
Waymark Code: WMB3ER
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member BarbershopDru
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Long Description:
This portico is all that remains of the Penrhyn Arms Hotel, which between 1884 & 1926 was the original site of the University College of north Wales.

The inscription above the portico translates as:

'1799 HERE STOOD THE PENRHYN ARMS HOTEL 1884
1884 FIRST HOME OF THE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF NORTH WALES 1926'
Type: Remnant

Fee: Free.

Hours:
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