The Quarries

 

 


The ships
were loaded from the jetty day or night using a 'Drum Haulage' system which works on two or three loaded trucks descending the steep incline to the jetty pulling the empty trucks back up to the top ready for filling, this can be seen in the photograph opposite.

 

 

 

 

 

Loading Limestone at Llanddulas jetty 1940s

 

 

 

 


Pre 1950s Kneeshaw Lupton Quarry, Stone conveyer system, two lime kilns can be seen in the background.

 

 

 

 

 

The only working Llanddulas quarry jetty

 

 

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