On this day the FR Parliamentary Bill received the Royal Assent, the London Gazette entry reading:
An Act for making and maintaining a railway or tramroad from a certain quay at Portmadock, in the parish of Ynys-cynhaiarn, in the county of Carnarvon, to certain state quarries, called Rhiw-Cryfder ,and Dyfrws,in the parish of Festiniog, in the county of Merioneth.
The full text of the act can be found here
- Some early references entered into this wiki, were unspecific as to which publications were being quoted. This is one and relates to the works of M J T Lewis